A recent New York Times article discussed former Justice O'Connor's remarks at a lunch attended by its author, Charles M. Blow, covering the importance of diversity in our court system, solicitor general Elena Kagan, and, of course, Our Courts/iCivics.
“Do a darn good job and be fair and honest,” retired Justice Sandra Day O'Connor said during a talk in Greensboro in March. The event was held at Elon Law School. You can read more about it in Jonelle Davis' article for the Greensboro News & Record.
The latest game from Our Courts lets players argue landmark Supreme Court cases.
Washington DC – February 2, 2010
Our Courts’ third interactive civics game, Argument Wars, is now available at Ourcourts.org. The website is the vision of retired Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor, and the new game lets students debate landmark Supreme Court cases. The fun and engaging game challenges students to critically examine arguments and exercise sound reasoning in order to win.