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Civil Conversation on the 14th Amendment

The Fourteenth Amendment fundamentally redefined the central institutions of American civic and political life after the Civil War and remains the bulwark of our Constitutional rights today. Use the Civil Conversation strategy to take a closer reading of Section 1 of the Amendment.

Audience: Middle School (6-8)

Topic: Citizenship, Rights and Responsibilities, Civil Rights, Equal Protection

Teaching Strategy: Discussion/Deliberation

US Constitution: Bill of Rights (Amendments I-X), 14th Amendment

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