The Hillwood Herald is the news blog of Hillwood Academic Day School. Written and published by the school’s upper grades (fifth through eighth), this blog tracks student, staff, and family happenings at the school.
Friday, September 17, 2010
The Members Constitutional Convention signed the final draft on September 17, 1787. It took 4 months of secret debating to replace the Articles of Confederation with the Constitution.
The Constitution was all about how the government would work. Women, people of color, and non-Christians were excluded. The Constitution is a paper that people look at for guidance.