Take part in this unforgettable adventure!
Close Up’s four-day Washington, DC, High School Program is a one-of-a-kind student travel experience! During this 4-day/3-night program, students will participate in study visits to some of our country’s most well-known destinations and gain skills to become more actively engaged citizens. On Close Up, students have the opportunity to:
*Subject to availability.
Participation in a Close Up program requires parent or guardian approval for any participants under 18 years of age.
I learned that there’s a huge network of people with the same goals and drive as me…
and that our collaboration really could make a difference. It gave me hope for the future of our communities and our nation!
Close Up brought me CLOSER to politics…
the entire notion no longer seemed obscure. I became very involved in politics on the local and national level.
I plan to introduce Close Up’s professional development to the teachers I work with…
and use this as a part of my school’s requirement that students take action on issues of local, national, and international importance.
Close Up is a positive experience for students…
seeing themselves as having the power to influence the democratic process.