MRH Social Studies Teacher Accepted into Prestigious Supreme Court Summer Institute
Allison Hoffman, a social studies teacher at MRH Middle School, will travel to Washington, D.C. this June to attend the prestigious Supreme Court Summer Institute. After a highly competitive application process, 60 teachers were selected to participate this year. The Institute, open to teachers in the fields of law-related and civic education, is co-sponsored by Street Law, Inc. and the Supreme Court Historical Society. Street Law, Inc. creates classroom and community programs that teach people about law, democracy and human rights worldwide.
The Institute offers teachers the opportunity to study recent Supreme Court cases in detail and learn innovative teaching methods for conveying this
information to students. Well-known Supreme Court lawyers, reporters, scholars and educators will be among the speakers and instructors for the Institute.