East Grand Rapids

District Winners

We the People is a nationwide competition that student's knowledge of the historical, philosophical and 

current day applications of The United States Constitution.  It is affiliated with The Department of 

Education's Center for Civic Education, civiced.org and is conducted in the manner of a congressional 

hearing - with judges presenting constitutional questions to small teams of students.  The students must 

prepare and respond individually and as a group - employing critical thinking, writing and articulation 


Questions? Contact: jyates@egrps.org

"Knowledge will forever govern ignorance; and a people who mean to be their own governors must arm themselves with the power which knowledge gives." James Madison