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Teacher Appreciation Day: Rachel Carson Middle School’s Teacher Cynthia Burgett and Abrams Landau Attorney Doug Landau Guide Incredible Eighth Grade Class to Top 3 in We the People National Competition

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In light of Teacher Appreciation Day, the staff at Abrams Landau law wanted to show our appreciation for teachers all over the world and specifically, Rachel Carson Middle School’s eighth grade teacher Cynthia Burgett. Attorney Doug Landau of Abrams Landau, Ltd. has been helping Ms. Burgett as a volunteer teacher since 2013 to prepare her

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Local Fairfax County Middle School Wins 2nd in Country at “We the People” Civics and Constitutional Law National Championships with Lawyer Landau’s Help!

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Law professors, judges, government representatives, lawyers and educators interrogated local middle school students from Rachel Carson Middle School this past weekend for the final We the People Civics and Constitutional law national championships. The judges asked a range of challenging questions to these precocious middle school students. They asked about building a wall on the

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Virginia High Schools Triumph at We the People National Finals

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At last week’s 30th Annual We the People National Finals, Richmond’s Maggie Walker Governor’s School won the top prize, while Melissa Landau’s alma mater, Douglas S. Freeman High School, finished 6th and picked up several awards. The Commonwealth was allowed two teams in the National Finals as the rules permit of several “wild card” entrants.

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