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ARLINGTON, Va. -- This summer, the Bill of Rights Institute will partner with the Foundation for Economic Education to host the Founders Fellowship: Civil Liberty, Commerce, and the Constitution.

American history and civics teachers from across the country are invited to apply. Participating teachers will convene in Washington, D.C., July 16-20 for a program that will expand their knowledge of the Constitution.

During the program, participants will engage in lectures with constitutional scholars, discussions with fellow teachers, and scholar-led visits to historic sites including Mount Vernon, Gunston Hall, and a monument tour.

Fellows will be selected based upon their leadership in their classroom and profession and dedication to educating their students about the connections between politics and economics in America. Attending teachers will receive a certificate for 25 contact hours, and must apply online by Monday, March 26. For information, visit www.billofrightsinstitute.org.
 

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Publius Valerius Publicola  
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March 21, 2012 10:48am
 
Wonder if any teachers from Wilson County will sign up?

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