skip to main content

Constitution Hall Pass: The Presidency

21 minutes 50 seconds

Videos are generally available for preview to non-members as short clips. Limited full-length titles are also available. Log In to view the full length title.

Browse Full-length Non-member Titles

Join constitutional experts and educational staff from the National Constitution Center as they explain the importance of the executive branch. They also discuss why some people opposed the idea of the executive branch and worried about giving the president too much power. Part of the "Constitution Hall Pass" series.

Media Details

Runtime: 21 minutes 50 seconds

Still image from: Constitution Hall Pass: The Legislative Branch
Constitution Hall Pass
Episode 1
21 minutes 50 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 10
Still image from: Constitution Hall Pass: The Presidency
Constitution Hall Pass
Episode 2
21 minutes 50 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 10
People with sacks covering their faces and phrases such as "Greed" and "Self Interest" written on their shirts stand next to a person wearing Earth with a face over their head. 1st Earth Day April 22, 1970 Caption: It was the first celebration of Earth Day,
Constitution Hall Pass
Episode 3
27 minutes 1 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 10
Still image from: Constitution Hall Pass: The History of Thanksgiving
Constitution Hall Pass
Episode 4
19 minutes 11 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Constitution Hall Pass: Bill of Rights
Constitution Hall Pass
Episode 5
14 minutes 59 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Still image from: Constitution Hall Pass: Dollars & Sense
Constitution Hall Pass
Episode 6
22 minutes 8 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12