ABA Division for Public Education Events
The Division for Public Education attends conferences and events around the country, and often presents special programs or resources. Resources relating to those events can be found here.
National Council for History Education, March 22, 2014, Albuquerque, NM
Session will explore rule of law in the American West through the 1865 trial of “Wild Bill” Hickok, accused of shooting and killing Davis Tutt; and the connections between the real life trial and the myths of the American West, gunfighters, and frontier justice.
National Council for the Social Studies, November 21-24, 2013, St. Louis, MO
This session will explore primary sources related to the landmark case U.S. v. Rosenberg, and discuss how to incorporate federal trials into the classroom.
Session will outline a step-by-step guide for reading and understanding U.S. Supreme Court opinions.