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Landmark Supreme Court Cases Summer Camp

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Jennifer Hughes, B.A., J.D., LL.M, LC
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Average rating:4.8Number of reviews:(617)
Learn to case brief, participate in the Socratic method and debate some of the pivotal Supreme Court cases.

Class experience

US Grade 7 - 10
Students will:
    Learn how to case brief.
    Learn how to research for a case and build an argument.
    Practice public speaking.
    Learn the importance of the Supreme Court and the impact it has on their lives.
I am a retired Professor (Criminal Justice) and High School teacher.  I am also a practicing attorney in New York State.  I taught Advanced Placement US Government, Advanced Placement Comparative Government and traditional High School Government for over ten years.  I know it is important to introduce a fact based, non biased lesson to students that will foster discussions with their family. 
Homework Offered
Students will need to research a case outside of class before our next class. I will give them time in class but some days the work may need to be done outside of class time.
0 - 1 hours per week outside of class
Assessments Offered
Assessment is available per parental request.
Grades Offered
Teacher will provide some handouts including How to Brief a Case.  Teacher will also show students valuable websites to assist with case understanding.
We will look at Roper v. Simmons which is about Juveniles and the Death Penalty.
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Average rating:4.8Number of reviews:(617)
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Winter tutoring both ongoing and Speech and Debate are filling up.  Please reserve your time asap to guarantee a spot.  

It is my pleasure to have the opportunity to work... 
Group Class

$68

for 5 classes
5x per week, 1 week
55 min

Completed by 29 learners
Live video meetings
Ages: 12-17
3-8 learners per class

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