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Flag Week: 8 Ways Kids Can Learn More About Our Nation’s History and Government

On June 14, 1777, the Continental Congress, which consisted of representatives of the colonies, passed a resolution approving the design of a national flag:  Resolved, that the Flag of the thirteen United States shall be…

Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka, Kansas: Helping Kids Understand Diversity and Equality

In the 1950s, parents brought a class action suit against the Topeka, Kansas, school board claiming denial of access to Topeka’s white schools violated the Fourteenth Amendment of the Constitution. When the federal district courts…