High-Schoolers Conquer the Capitol

Posted on: May 7th, 2013 by Admin

Katie Thomas-Canfield (School Without Walls) and Ray Clark (Benjamin Banneker High), along with 102 other high-school-aged delegates from throughout the country, gathered on the Hill for an eye-opening week that almost rivaled Mr. Smith’s fabled trip to Washington. Thomas-Canfield and Clark were the two teen representatives from the District selected to participate in the week-long United States Senate Youth Program event, which gave them an even closer view of the government in action… continue reading

By: Elena Burger