Visting Washington, DC: Students Today, Voters Tomorrow

Reflecting on her first trip to Washington, D.C., Maria Socorro "Coco"Corona -- a mother of six, a first-time voter, and the first Latina president of the PTA for a long time in the tiny California coastal town of Pescadero -- makes a case for helping as many students as possible to make the journey. By learning more about their country as children, students may be more informed voters when they become adults.

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