Justice Sonia Sotomayor went to Washington (state) to tell teachers and judges the US needs to better educate good citizens.
Civic engagement during the teen years carries over into adulthood, esp. in reaching a higher level of academic completion.
Do you know people in your community, graduates of your high school, who would make good “Phone a Friend” volunteer mentors? Give ’em a call.
People who go to Lansdowne HS in Balto. Co. say they need a whole new school building, not piecemeal renovations that only address a few issues.
Do you know if you can use the facilities, such as a running track or swimming pool, at your local high school? Many schools across the country allow it.