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Teaching Resources

Research & Learn

For faculty who study or teach courses on free expression and the First Amendment, FIRE provides a wealth of source material that can make a positive addition to any course syllabus or serve as a valuable teaching and study aid. 

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Free Speech Lessons

FIRE’s free speech curriculum includes dozens of lessons that explore complex free speech scenarios.

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FIRE's Syllabus Database

Teaching a course on free expression? Submit your syllabus to FIRE’s Syllabus database, which we hope will serve as a valuable reference tool and a means of networking for faculty.

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FIRE Publications

Built on FIRE’s 20-plus years of defending free expression on college campuses nationwide, these publications offer a variety of perspectives and approaches on fundamental issues sure to enliven any classroom discussion.