North Carolina Constitutional Academy for High School Students
Court of Appeals judges to address topics concerning courts and the Constitution covered in AP United States Government.
This online seminar for high school students focused on the Constitution of the United States, the structure of the federal government, and key cases and concepts impacting constitutionally protected rights. The program was designed to address topics concerning courts and the Constitution covered in AP United States government and politics.
September 21 – October 19, 2020. Classes consisted of two 30-minute Webex lectures per week. See the schedule below.
Hosts were Judge Phil Berger Jr. and Judge Richard Dietz of the North Carolina Court of Appeals.
Seminar Outline Calendar and Syllabus
|1. September 21 – Structure of the Constitution (RD and PB)
|2. September 23 – Judicial Review (RD and PB)
|3. September 28 – First Amendment (RD)
|4. September 30 – Second and Third Amendments (RD)|
|5. October 5 – Fourth Amendment (PB)
|6. October 7 – Fifth Amendment (CD)
|7. October 12 – Sixth Amendment (RD)
|8. October 14 – Seventh, Eighth and Ninth Amendments (VZ)|
|9. October 19 – Tenth Amendment and Conclusion (RD and PB)|