National Student/Parent Mock Election
A digital initiative of the Pearson Foundation, the program builds on the 30-year history of the National Student/Parent Mock Election and My Voice, the leading program in student voice. More than 50 million young voters have participated while learning the importance of using their own voice to share their perspectives on important issues. National student voting begins October 25 and culminates on the National Mock Election day, November 1, in advance of the nation’s election.
More than 60 national civic, educational, and business organizations serve as cooperating organizations and partners. Educators/teachers are encouraged to register their school, classes and students to take part and cast their ballots starting October 25.
Related Tools & Resources
CNN Student News coverage of the 2012 National Election Campaign.
History.com has generated a collection of videos and photos to educate students on the U.S. presidential election process. Users will learn about the Electoral College, Presidential Fun Facts, Voting Technology and more note able speeches dating back to the country’s first National election of 1789.
BET Networks and its partners present Election Protection – You Have the Right to Vote. Working 365 days a year to advance and defend your right to vote.
Military Channel's live broadcast of the country's largest Memorial Day parade from our nation's capital.