Is it time to reset our system of checks and balances? Join IllinoisCivics.org and Dr. Steven D. Schwinn as we explore this question that will preview for Dr. Schwinn's upcoming book on the Separation of Powers.
Participants will be connected to free resources to enhance their classroom practice aligned to the Illinois Social Science standards and civics mandate.
2 PD credits will be issued for viewing the webinar live or in a recording and for completing an application activity.
Steven D. Schwinn is a professor of law at the University of Illinois Chicago John Marshall Law School, where he teaches constitutional law, comparative constitutional law, and human rights. In addition to teaching, Steve edits the American Constitution Society Annual Supreme Court Review and co-edits the Constitutional Law Professor Blog. Steve’s writings have appeared in a variety of law journals and popular media, including the Los Angeles Times, the Chicago Tribune, The Progressive, and SCOTUSblog. He regularly writes for the ABA Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases. He comments frequently in the media and participates regularly in a variety of civics education programs.