Learn about the role of local school boards and debate whether students should help elect them or be allowed to vote in other elections. Continue reading →
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6–12 Grade Level
Vote16DC is a coalition made up of youth and adults in Washington D.C. with one goal in mind: to lower the voting age to 16. This issue is sure to generate some debate in your class, especially ahead of the upcoming 2018 midterm elections. Continue reading