Federal Resources for Educational Excellence
This resource contains the following resources, among many others:
- Interactive Constitution It allows one to search the Constitution and find passages on 300 topics, with explanations.
- Observing Constitution Day Features a discussion about the Constitutional Convention and the Constitution. Includes issues involved in the creation and ratification of the document.
- United States Constitution Includes notes Washington wrote on his copy of the Constitution, his diary at the Constitutional Convention, Madison's notes on the debates, Jefferson's letter to Madison expressing his belief that a Bill of Rights was needed, and more.
- Constitution Toolkit Includes images of newspaper articles (1787); notes Jefferson wrote on drafts of the Constitution; Jefferson 's chart of state votes (1788), and more.
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