Secondary school teachers of U.S. history and government are invited to apply for a summer institute, Federal Trials and Great Debates in United States History, to be held June 23-28, 2013, in Washington, D.C. The institute is co-sponsored by the Federal Judicial Center and the American Bar Association Division for Public Education. The institute will provide teachers with the training and resources to engage students in the history of landmark federal cases. This year's institute will examine the trial of Susan B. Anthony, the trial of Prohibition era bootlegger Roy Olmstead, and the trial of Julius and Ethel Rosenberg. Teachers will visit the Supreme Court and the U.S. Courthouse for the District of Columbia, and will participate in a workshop at the National Portrait Gallery. Participation will be limited to 20 teachers. Travel, lodging, and meal expenses will be
Further information and application materials are available at http://www.americanbar.org/groups/public_education/initiatives_awards/summer_institute_for_teachers.html
Completed applications must be postmarked no later than March 1, 2013.