Judicial Branch Education Resources

The Supreme Court of Ohio & the Visitor Education Center

Supreme Court Visitor Education Center

Tours of the Moyer Judicial Center & the Visitor Education Center

Observing Supreme Court Oral Arguments

Guide to Observing Oral Arguments NEW!

School Transportation Grants

NEW CASE!Under Advisement: Ohio Supreme Court Cases On Demand
FREE lesson plans designed to align with Ohio’s Learning Standards for the High School American Government Curriculum. Over three or four class sessions, teachers will lead students through an in-depth study of an already-decided Ohio Supreme Court case utilizing original materials.
NEW!The Human Cannonball's Flight through the Courts
FREE lesson plan aligned with Ohio's Learning Standards for the Fourth and Eighth Grade Social Studies and Fourth through Eighth Grade English Language Arts curricula. Over multiple class sessions, students learn about a real legal dispute between a man who performed a human cannonball act and an Ohio television station that broadcast the full performance.
NEW!Ohio's Pride: Art in the Thomas J. Moyer Ohio Judicial Center
FREE lesson plan aligned with Ohio’s Learning Standards for the Fourth Grade Social Studies and Visual Art curricula. This lesson can be easily adapted for other grade levels dealing with primary sources, artwork, or Ohio history.
Printed Materials

Justice Case Files Graphic Novels & Lesson Plans

The Supreme Court of Ohio and the Ohio Judicial System - (PDF | View using Issuu | Order)

Bookmarks Order

Grand Jury Duty in Ohio

Video Resources

How Does Ohio's Court System Work?

Ohio's Three Branches of Government NEW!

A Day in the Life of the Supreme Court of Ohio

An Introduction to Ohio's Court System

The Role of State Courts: Produced by the National Center for State Courts

Jury Service in Ohio

Grand Jury Duty in Ohio

Welcome to the Courts: Produced by Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Court

Ohio Civics Education

Ohio On Trial: Mapp v Ohio NEW!

Prejudice and Progress: A History of Racial Justice in Ohio
Knock the Monster in the Head - Benjamin Arnett vs. The Ohio Black Laws NEW!

Online Resources

Court News Ohio: Online News Bureau of the Ohio Judicial Branch
Legal Glossary: Alphabetical Listing of Legal Terms

Other Programs

Off-Site Court Program
Forum on the Law Lecture Series
iCivics Ohio
Ohio Center for Law-Related Education
Kids Voting Ohio
Law and Leadership Institute, LLC