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Constitution Day (United States)


Constitution Day (or Citizenship Day) is an American federal observance that recognizes the ... Iowa schools first recognized Constitution Day in 1911. In 1917  ...

Constitution Day and Citizenship Day in the United States


Constitution Day and Citizenship Day on September 17 commemorates the ... Constitution Day and Citizenship Day in the United States recognize both the importance of the nation's constitution and its citizens. ... What Do People Do?

Constitution Day - September 17, 2016 | U.S. Constitution


Constitution Day commemorates the formation and signing of the U.S. Constitution by thirty-nine brave men on September 17, 1787, recognizing all who, are ...

Constitution Day and Citizenship Day | USCIS


Each year, on September 17, Americans celebrate Constitution Day and Citizenship Day. In addition, September 17-23 is also recognized as Constitution Week.

Constitution Day and Citizenship Day - Center for Civic Education


September 17 is recognized in the United States as Constitution Day and ... in a matching game to learn what the Constitution is and what it does for them.

Why do we celebrate Constitution Day? - AskHeritage


Sep 17, 2010 ... On September 17, we celebrate the creation of our Constitution, one of ... That other camp is made up of politicians who recognize no limits on ...

Schools to observe 'Constitution Day' - US news - Education | NBC ...


May 24, 2005 ... Schools ordered to observe 'Constitution Day' ... Congress has no business dictating what schools and universities must do on a certain day.

Scholastic News: Constitution Day


The Bill of Rights—the first ten amendments to the Constitution of the United ... On this day in 1991, Americans recognized the 200th anniversary of these ... " Why," he asked, "declare that things shall not be done which there is no power to do?

Is the Constitution Day Mandate Constitutional? | University of Venus


Sep 22, 2014 ... Critics argue that we in the academy do have a choice. ... the student body that they were forced to recognize Constituion Day per federal law.

It's the Law: Government Agencies, Schools and Universities Mark ...


Sep 17, 2010 ... 17 as "Constitution Day and Citizenship Day." .... President Obama recognized the day as he did last year, with a presidential proclamation ...

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Constitution Day and Citizenship Day | Law Library of Congress


Jul 31, 2015 ... Guide on Constitution Day and Citizenship Day. ... the signing of the Constitution on September 17, 1787, and “recognize all who, by coming of ...

Constitution Day - Lesson Plans and Activities for Kids from the ...


Resources to help celebrate Constitution Day and develop habits of citizenship in a new generation of Americans, presented by the National Constitution Center ...

Constitution Day and Citizenship Day - US Department of Education


Sep 17, 2014 ... September 17 is Constitution Day and Citizenship Day (Constitution Day). ... The U.S. Department of Education does not mandate or prescribe particular ... recognize the enduring strength of our Constitution, and reaffirm our ...