Coyote Trail students learning about government
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Fifth-graders Lexie O’Connell, right, Emilee Sears and Trey Peterson express their thoughts on politics and their reaction to President Barack Obama’s speech in Tucson earlier this month.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Coyote Trail Elementrary School fifth-grader Lydia Zadareky talks about how politics have affected her.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, During an open discussion in class last week Justin Wee, left, and Trey Peterson raise their hands to respond to the topic.
Wendy Miller/The Explorer, Sixth-grader Hyun-Jeong Jun recognizes that her position as president of the Coyote Trail Elementary School student council makes her a role model for younger students. Local and national government leaders have that same responsibility toward their constituents.