04 July 2011

From the Web: 5 Places to learn about the First Amendment

We all probably need to know more about the 1st Amendment to the United States Constitution. At just 45 words, it packs a punch. Take USA Today's 1st Amendment Quiz to see how you do.

Want to learn more? Check out the Student Press Law Center's 1st Amendment Quiz as well as their numerous resources on the topic.

Don't miss the 45 Words campaign from the Journalism Education Association's Scholastic Press Rights Commission.

The Five Freedoms Project offers a more action-oriented program to get schools and communities involved in learning about the five freedoms guaranteed in the First Amendment.

Finally, don't miss out on the 1 For All website, another campaign to raise awareness of First Amendment Freedoms.