CENTER FOR EDUCATION IN LAW AND DEMOCRACY
2009 COLORADO PROJECT CITIZEN HIGH SCHOOL SHOWCASE

May 8, 2009: Colorado State Capitol
 
2009 Participating
Schools
Project Citizen Portfolio Topics
     
  Aurora Central #1
Teacher: Monique Taylor
What should APS do to improve attendance and achievement?
  Rangeview #1
TeacherMarc
Should Rangeview provide more opportunities for financial support for college?
  Lincoln #1
Teacher Lindsay Amanti

How can Lincoln be made more accessible to students with handicaps?

  Welby New Technology
Teacher: Carla Carino
Should the State Board of Education have a student advisory council?
  Southwest Early College
Teacher: James Mayo
What policies will make DPS schools more environmentally responsible?
  Thornton #1
Teacher: Chris Cook
How can students develop strong social skills in a technology environment?
  Manitou Springs
Teacher: Bridget O'Connor
Should Manitou Springs provide after school enrichment for elementary students?
First
Place
LaJunta
Teacher: Tracy Blevin
Should La Junta adopt a lodging tax?
  Northglenn #1
Matt Oelert
What can Northglenn HS do to prevent teen pregnacy?
  Rangeview #2
Teacher: Nathan Smith
Should CSAP be cut?
  Basalt #1
Teacher: Ben Bohmfalk
Should Colorado adopt a bottle bill that requires a deposit on cans and bottles to increase recycling?
  Thornton #2
Teacher Kelly Lamsal
How can Colorado lower the rate of child abuse?
  Buena Vista
Teacher: Matt Reavis
Should Buena Vista HS use incentives or punishment to improve the attendance rate?
  Welby New Technology #2
Teacher: Carla Carino
Should Welby New Technology install solar panels?
  Northglenn #2
Teacher: John Paul Sampson

Should there be more regulation of the use of pharmaceutical drugs?

  Basalt #2
Teacher: Ben Bohmfalk
What policies would best reduce plastic bag use in Colorado?
  Lincoln #2
Teacher: Liz Corea-Leslie
How should Denver resolve to graffiti problem?
  Aurora Central #2
Teacher: Monique Taylor
What programs should be provided undocumented students?
  Overland
Teacher: Kristina Walton
What should Aurora do to conserve water?
  Mountain Range
Teacher: Brooke Tolmachoff
Should service learning be required?
  Manitou Springs
Teacher: Bridgett O'Connor
Should the District include a human rights component in their purchasing policy?