After three riveting days of competition, Brown County Junior High School of Nashville, Indiana, and Floyd Central High School of Floyd's Knobs, Indiana, each placed first in their respective divisions in the Second Annual We the People National Invitational. For the full results, visit our National Invitational homepage. To view photos from the event, like our We the People Alumni Network Facebook page.
We the People students from Forest Hills High School in New York appeared on The Debrief with David Ushery recently to talk about why studying the Constitution is important to them. The Forest Hills students are part of the state championship team attending the National Finals in April. Watch the video.
The Amador Valley High School We the People team was honored in the California State Senate on March 28 for winning the state We the People competition. Senate Majority Leader Ellen Corbett presented a proclamation to the students.
The Center is accepting applications until April 15 for the 2014 American Civic Education Teacher Awards. Each year the ACETA program selects and showcases three teachers who have done exemplary work in preparing young people to become informed and engaged citizens. Apply today to be considered for this prestigious honor.