Students learn about candidates, issues, civics

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Students learn about candidates, issues, civics

Students learn about candidates, issues, civics
Escalante Middle School students, Lauren Grinde, 13, left, Hailey Archuleta, 13, and Rebekah Markley, 13, listen to answers from U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Cortez, on Oct. 4, when a group of students at the school had the chance to ask him questions on issues he is facing during his re-election.
Escalante Middle School students pose questions on issues to Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Cortez, at the school on Oct. 4. Tipton, who is facing re-election, was one of several people involved in politics who is participating in the students’ project studying the value of voting.
Escalante Middle School students Sam Johnson, 13, and Jade Pruett, 14, listen to answers from U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Cortez, on Oct. 4 as a group of students at the school asked him questions about issues he is facing during his re-election. Tipton was one of several elected officials and candidates who will visit the students to help them investigate questions such as “What is the value of a vote?”

Students learn about candidates, issues, civics

Escalante Middle School students, Lauren Grinde, 13, left, Hailey Archuleta, 13, and Rebekah Markley, 13, listen to answers from U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Cortez, on Oct. 4, when a group of students at the school had the chance to ask him questions on issues he is facing during his re-election.
Escalante Middle School students pose questions on issues to Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Cortez, at the school on Oct. 4. Tipton, who is facing re-election, was one of several people involved in politics who is participating in the students’ project studying the value of voting.
Escalante Middle School students Sam Johnson, 13, and Jade Pruett, 14, listen to answers from U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, R-Cortez, on Oct. 4 as a group of students at the school asked him questions about issues he is facing during his re-election. Tipton was one of several elected officials and candidates who will visit the students to help them investigate questions such as “What is the value of a vote?”
If you GO

The seventh and eighth grade classes at Escalante Middle School will hold a Voter Education Symposium from 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 26 at the La Plata County Fairgrounds, 2500 Main Ave.

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