American Legion Boys State and Girls State
American Legion Boys State and American Legion Auxiliary Girls State are the premier programs for teaching how government works while developing leadership skills & an appreciation for your rights as a citizen. As a participant in the program you will run for office, learn public speaking, create and enforce laws and actively participate in all phases of creating and running a working government in this exciting and fun summer program. You’ll meet other students from across your state who will become friends for life. You’ll develop confidence and leadership skills that will shape your future.
GO TO THESE SITES FOR MORE INFORMATION
BOYS STATE http://www.vaboysstate.org
GIRLS STATE http://vagirlsstate.org/