local elections

What should students know with one week until the election?

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With one week to go before the election, what should students understand about the presidential race and other races? Continue reading

Down-ballot voting and the role of local elections

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Help students understand the importance of local elections and ballot measures with this lesson plan. Continue reading

Monitoring the Midterms: Should the voting age be 16?

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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

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