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Grass Valley Charter School Students Fight for State Parks

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    Ben Smith

This is a strong part of what EL is all about: students learning college and real-life skills by doing the work of activists. Read about how about how these elementary school students advocated for state parks by meeting with the CA State Secretary of Natural Resources.


As is the case in so many EL school stories like this, one of the real highlights was how the students conducted themselves on the trip, handling both politicians and reporters with the ease and confidence that comes from deeper learning.

3.-GVCSS interview Dec2011 AlexEzell