Mock senate/ model congress events give students the chance to engage and educate themselves on real topics concerning their communities.
These simulations can range in complexity allowing a wide range of ages to participate. They can be hosted at school or within the community. Exercises like these teach children that they can make a difference.
While there are many topics to choose from consider the theme of substance misuse prevention/education.
- Addiction/ Drug Use
- Needle Exchange
- Mental Health Care
Criminal Law/ Justice System:
- Prision Reform
- Educate and Train Prisioners
- Mandatory Sentencing for Drug Crimes
- 3 Stikes Law
- Rehabiliation for Drug Crime Offenders
- Drug Cartels
Social Welfare/ Social Issues
- Welfare Fraud
- Drug Testing
For more details on mock senate rules and preperation please review the resources listed below.