Even though schools are closed, Easthampton High School just came up big—really big—when the civics team won the national “We the People” civics championship. After their state win in January, the team was supposed to travel to Washington for Nationals. Instead, they swept the competition in a contest that was held via Zoom.
Carolee McGrath spoke with Kelley Brown, a history and government teacher and the director of the “We the People” program, to learn more about the team’s win.
This story originally aired on May 22, 2020.