Washington, DC
Jamestown and
   Williamsburg, VA

Philadelphia, PA

Objectives for Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Leaders of Tomorrow will:

  • Gain a better understanding of the Constitution of the United States of America.
  • Investigate Revolutionary times in American history.
  • Analyze the impact of the American Revolution on the politics, the economy, and society in general.
  • Analyze the purpose of the Constitutional Convention.
  • Analyze the reasons behind the individual visions of the signers of the Constitution.
  • Explain the significance behind the underlying principles of the Constitution.
  • Understand the individual rights as expressed in the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution of the United States.
  • Understand how leadership played a role in the Revolution and the creation of the Constitution.
  • Analyze how the Constitution grants and distributes power in America.
  • Understand the conflict between conscience and the respect for authority during the American Revolution.
  • Understand how the exhibits at the Constitution Center relate to the concept of leadership.
  • Analyze Benjamin Franklin’s background, vision and leadership qualities.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the meaning, rights and responsibilities of citizenship.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the similarities and differences in the ways individuals, groups, societies and cultures live and interact in the world.
  • Understand how individuals, groups, and institutions sustain and influence cultures.