The 2024 USSYP Application is now Live!
The 62nd annual United States Senate Youth Program Washington Week is being planned for March 2–9, 2024. The program will be held in person and selected delegates must plan to attend the entire week.
All eligible students are encouraged to apply. Students must attend the program to receive the scholarship. All student delegates will partake in a comprehensive, interactive leadership program in the stated timeframe, and each will receive the $10,000 college scholarship in the name of the United States Senate.
Great Lakes History Conference 2023: Division and Reaction
October 5-7, 2023
Grand Valley State University (Grand Rapids, MI)
Proposal Deadline: June 14, 2023
Michigan Education Groups Oppose Curricular Restrictions
"As members of a culturally diverse, democratic society in an interdependent world, young people need to learn how to make informed and reasoned decisions for the public good. We support and advocate for those seeking to fulfill these purposes of teaching and learning in our schools and communities."
Read Full Statement HERE.
Advocate and advance the study and teaching of History in schools throughout the state; Encourage and support the development and implementation of meaningful and effective History curriculum an instruction; Provide a program of professional activities for History educators and students; Provide for educational and professional interaction among History educators.