Author - Ellen Zwarensteyn

We the Students – Michigan’s We the People Program School Registration is Open!

Colleagues in Civic Education, We hope this finds you well!  We are so excited for this year’s We the Students - Michigan’s We the People program. This note serves to inform the public about volunteer opportunities, school registration, and process information. Volunteer Opportunities. You are needed! Do you enjoy Constitutional and current event questions?...

Michigan Represents at the 2021 National Mock Trial Championship

May 15 2021. Michigan’s Ann Arbor Huron High School and Novi High School represented the best of law related education this weekend at the National High School Mock Trial Championship.  Forty-six top finishing state and international teams gathered virtually to showcase their legal knowledge through simulated courtroom hearings.  Michigan has a long history of...

Project Citizen Showcase Returns

Project Citizen returns to Michigan! All schools are welcome to enter the state showcase being held May 7, 2021 (virtually) in conjunction with the Region 3 Project Citizen Research Program. Contact us to submit your portfolio and activate students as change agents through public policy!

Best Wishes – We the People National Finals!

MCCE and the State of Michigan would like to extend its best wishes for this weekend's National Finals. Held virtually, Michigan will send two teams to the national finals. Those are: East Grand Rapids -  Teacher, Mr. Adam Horos East Kentwood - Teacher, Mr. Justin Robbins Thank you for representing Michigan! We look forward to learning from you...

MCCE Names 2021 State We the People Champions

Congratulations to all the schools who participated in the district and/or state competition of We the Students - Michigan's We the People Constitution Event. Representing Team Michigan at the National Finals are: East Grand Rapids High School (1st Place) and East Kentwood High School (Wildcard and 2nd Place)! Best wishes late April at Nationals. Congratulations...