2009 NOYS

2009 National Online Youth Summit

During the course of the 2009 Summit, high school students studied, researched, and analyzed the Second Amendment, and then engaged in civil discourse online with students around the country. Students explored the debate surrounding the Second Amendment through study of:

historical context;

national and state gun laws;

role of pro-gun rights and pro-gun control advocacy groups; and

guns in American popular culture.

ABA Materials for Summit Teachers

This section contains everything you need to facilitate your participation in the 2009 summit. All of the following links are to .pdfs; you may need to download Adobe's free Acrobat Reader in order to access them.

2009 Summit Materials

2009 NOYS Curriculum Guide

Activity 3: Timeline of Gun-Related Events

Activity 4: "Out of Range: An Interview with Mark Tushnet"

Appendix A: 2009 NOYS Teacher Orientation Guide

Appendix B: 2009 NOYS Student Orientation Guide