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Educational Resources

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Visit Our Courthouse:

For more information about our free, guided tours of the historic Birch Bayh Federal Building & United States Courthouse, please visit our Tours & Field Trips page. 


Upcoming Events:

2020 Teacher Institute - June 17-18, 2020

Teacher Resources:

 NEW! Fall 2019 Educator Update

 NEW! Lesson Plan: Key Differences Between State & Federal Courts

 NEW! Lesson Plan: Naturalization & Citizenship

 NEW! Student Activity Book: All About the Federal Courts

 Southern District of Indiana Teacher Newsletter

 And Justice for All: Indiana's Federal Courts Teacher's Guide

Field Trips


   And Justice For All: Indiana's Federal Courts - Full-length version. DVD copies are available to educators at no cost, while supplies last. Email to request  a DVD.

   And Justice For All: Indiana's Federal Courts - Classroom version (broken into segments for easy classroom use)

  Introduction to the Federal Judiciary

  Indianapolis Courthouse History and Tour\

  Meet Birch Bayh

Links for Students:

Links for Teachers:

Classroom Resources & Free Programs:

Federal Courts Overview:

Important Cases:

Careers in the Judiciary: