Campaigns and Elections

A Matter of Age

Campaigns and Elections, Civic Responsibility
Trustee: Charles Clymer
Grade Level: 9-12
Time: 90 minutes
Description: Students will investigate, research, and give a presentation about young elected officials in their local, state, or national community.

Running As A Woman

Campaigns and Elections, Civic Responsibility, History
Trustee: Annette Strauss
Grade Level: 10-12
Time: 70 minutes
Description: Students will evaluate campaign marterials, examine and debate the idea of a candidate "running as a woman," and appraise women's presence in politics.

Young and Elected

Campaigns and Elections, Civic Responsibility
Trustee: Charles Clymer
Grade Level:10-12
Time: 90 minutes
Description: Examine challenges and successes young leaders face when campaigning, fund raising, and dealing with potential voters.