Educational Resources

Courthouse Tours:

Please contact the Court if you are interested in arranging a tour for your students or community group. In addition to the building itself, there are a number of historical exhibits on display throughout the courthouse. Students may be interested in exploring our virtual tour of the historical exhibits in the History section of this website under Public Outreach.

Speakers:

Both court staff and judges are available to speak to student groups about a variety of topics.

iCivics:

Founded and led by Justice Sandra Day O’Connor, iCivics provides students with the tools they need for active participation and democratic action, and teachers with the materials and support to achieve this. Their free resources include print-and-go lesson plans, award-winning games, and digital interactives.

United States Courts (www.uscourts.gov):

Educational Outreach

Understanding the Federal Courts

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

The United States Constitution

Federal Judicial Center:

Inside the Federal Courts