“Hundreds of High School Students to Spend Saturday Exploring American Politics”
The New York Bar Association issued this news release on the We the People: The Citizen and the Constitution state competition in Colonie. The class from Half Hollow Hills High School East captured the state title.
“Civic education is vitally important and this program encourages young people to get involved and is a fantastic way to teach students about our government and their rights,” State Bar Association President Kathryn Grant Madigan (Levene Gouldin & Thompson LLP) said. “The Bar Association is committed to doing its part to ensure that New York State produces the most educated and respected young people across the nation and I applaud the students who are participating in this valuable educational program.”

(Press Release) - Mar 05, 2008