Student Events

We the People Congressional Hearings

Teams of students from local high schools will put their knowledge of the U.S. Constitution to the test during the annual “We the People” Congressional Hearings competition. Students give oral presentations on six selected topics in hearings and undergo rigorous questioning by government teachers and Constitutional experts. Each competing school is divided into six teams — one team for each of the six hearing topics.

Congressional Hearings Teachers/Coaches Meeting: Tuesday, September 17, 2024 • 3:30 p.m.
Zoom Meeting •

Registration Deadline/Intent to Participate Due: Friday, October 11, 2024
OMS Registration: TBA

Mandatory Judge Recruitment Due: Friday, October 11, 2024

Competition Date: Saturday, December 7, 2024
Golden Valley High School, 801 Hosking Avenue, Bakersfield

Registration: TBA

Winners of the We the People Congressional Hearings

Alicia Mil
Student Events Support
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