About the Program

Learn and experience the values of democracy by joining the citywide teen educational program involving more than 1,000 high school students. 

In Their Words

Teens studying together
Read a collection of articles written by our T&G delegates. New topics from various delegates added weekly!

Youth Mayor Debate

Watch Jihyeok Chang of the East Valley Y Delegation, and Zoe Silverman of the Collins & Katz Y Delegation, debate issues facing the T&G program.


Tune into our podcasts hosted by LA Y Teens & Government delegates, advisors, and special guest speakers.

Episode 3 - Now Available

Model United Nations (MUN)

Middle school students are invited to join a three-month, immersive experience to discuss international issues, discover other cultures, develop life-enhancing skills, and make new friends.

Here's What You Should Know about T&G

By T&G Web Reporters

“Do whatever feels right to you. I don’t think it’s possible to regret taking a position in this program. Get to know as many people as you can if you want to go for a position!”