Oakland Unity High School juniors visited Washington D.C. in December 2009. The trip was organized through Close Up (www.closeup.org) and was led by Ms. Grant and Mr. Zarazua. This learning experience was beneficial for our students on many levels.
-Learned about our country’s past, present, and future
-Watched our legislative process in action on Capitol Hill
-Debated current events
-Met with other students from around the country
-Met with elected officials and their respective staff
-Visited the national monuments and museums in Washington D.C.
Photos from the trip can be found at these links: