Challenging the Constitution: Convening a Mock Constitutional Convention for American Government Students
PS: Political Science and Politics
Simulations are useful tools in the classroom for an assortment of pedagogical reasons. I have devised a mock constitutional convention for use in introductory American government courses to better engage students and spur critical thinking about the U.S. Constitution. This article details the particulars of the simulation and its outcomes.
American Political Science Association
Pautz, Michelle C., "Challenging the Constitution: Convening a Mock Constitutional Convention for American Government Students" (2011). Political Science Faculty Publications. 14.