CENTER FOR EDUCATION IN LAW AND DEMOCRACY

2009 COLORADO PROJECT CITIZEN ELEMENTARY
AND MIDDLE SCHOOL SHOWCASE


May 7, 2009: COLORADO STATE CAPITOL



  2009 Participating
Schools
Project Citizen Portfolio Topics
     
  Summit ES - #1
Teacher: Lowrey
How can promising teen drug abuse programs get more resources?
  Delta MS - #1
Teacher: Eck
How can obesity be reduced?
  Highline ES
Teacher: Machovoe

How can Highline acquuire the technology to become a 21st Century school?

  Park Hill K-8 - #1
Teacher Wentworth
Should Denver do more to encourage xeriscape?
  Hill MS- #1
Teacher Bagstad
Should tax credits be available for buying a car with 38+ mpg?
First
Place
Lincoln ES
Teacher: Berry
How can Lincoln reduce energy costs?
  Park Hill K-8 -#2
Teacher: Bowers
What policies are needed to improve the safety on Elm Street?
  Summit Ed- #2
Teacher: Feller
Should Colorado impose a fine for driving with an unrestrained pet in the car?
  Hill MS - #2
Teacher: Bagstad
Should Election Day be a holiday?
 

Park Hill K-8 #3
Teacher: Ash

How can shools reduce energy costs?
  Greenwood K-8 - #1
Teacher: Longmore
What should be done about animal abuse?
  Greenwood K-8 #2
Teacher: Ahem
What should be done about gangs in schools?
  Brush MS
Teacher: McConnell
What should Brush MS do to conserve energy?
  Green Valley ES - #1
Teacher: McCreary
How can school lunches be improved?
  Green Valley ES - #2
Teacher: McInnes

What policies are needed to support "latch key kids?"

  Summit ES - #3
Teacher: Rogers
Should suburbs provide more homeless shelters?
  Teller ES
Teachers: Urbach, Sullivan
How can Teller reduce energy costs?
  Summit ES - #4
Teacher: Rose
Should Colorado have stricter guidelines for puppy mills?
  Greenwood K-8 #3
Teacher: Mears
How can schools reduce obesity?
  Delta MS #2
Teacher: Eck
How can teen abuse of electronic devices be controlled?
  Dora Moore K-8 #1
Teacher Rubald
How can playground safety be improved?
  Dora Moore K-8 #2
Teacher: Major
How should schools educate about nutrition?
  Green Valley ES #3
Teacher: Thomason
Should puppy mills be banned?