Hidden Gems in the Bill of Rights of the US Constitution
In this class we will explore some of the lesser known (but still amazing!) parts of the Bill of Rights.
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45 minute class
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The Bill of Rights is more than just the 1st Amendment. In this class, we will explore some of the less well known gems hidden inside. We will specifically focus on the 4th, 5th, and 6th Amendments to the US Constitution, which contain the rights of property owners, the rights of persons accused of committing a crime, and the right of personal privacy. We will also discuss the 9th and 10th Amendments to the US Constitution, and why they are so important. This is an interactive class which...
Learn about some of the lesser known (but still amazing!) parts of the Bill of Rights, including why each part discussed is included in the Constitution.
I have a bachelor's degree and a master's degree in economics/government/politics. I also have a law degree and I am a licensed attorney. I have additionally been working as a licensed attorney for 14 years.
45 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
We will refer to the US Constitution and to US federal law in an age-appropriate manner. My own beliefs and opinions will not be discussed at all in this class. We will focus on the language of the Constitution. Any questions from learners that raise political issues or discussions will be gently redirected to the actual language in the Constitution. Any questions from learners regarding the subject matter can be asked orally, or can be asked in the chat, but I will answer questions orally for the benefit of the entire class.
We will refer to the US Constitution and to US federal law in an age-appropriate manner.
Attorney, Author, and Teacher of Government, Law, and Politics
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
14 total reviews
26 completed classes
I'm an attorney and author, passionate about teaching young people the ins-and-outs of law, civics, government, and critical thinking. I have been a licensed attorney for 14 years, and I worked in a public service setting for most of my legal...