Excerpt from Constitution Daily
Written by National Constitution Center Staff
With Constitution Day happening on Friday, here’s a look at 10 essential constitutional resources we use in our quest to explain and understand our founding document.
Constitution Day was established by federal law in 2004 to mandate the teaching of the Constitution in schools that receive federal funds, as well as federal agencies. But the day has grown into much more, as a week-long celebration of the Constitution in towns and at universities and schools.
The day is celebrated on September 17, unless that day is on a weekend. This year, Constitution Day is commemorated on September 16.
Here are 10 key Constitution Day online resources you can use in various ways to learn more about the Constitution, and to help others celebrate.