Youth And Government Program Offers Leadership Training
Youth and Government program offers leadership training
Students learned more about government and polished their leadership skills while spending three days at the state Capitol for the Youth and Government program.
“If you would have asked me the very first year, can students lead and run a conference, I would have just laughed and said no they really can’t. But the students really take the lead, and they really can,” said Whitney Chandler, conference director.
The 66th annual conference attracted more than 340 students last month for the mock Legislature, judicial and executive programs, with broadcast and print media programs also offered.
“I have learned that government is …