2016 Election Campaign
As the entire nation is observing the elections this year, we need to think about the process, the candidates, and the decisions that people need to make when they are electing their officials.
Let's discuss the following article, We Elect a President: Using Literature to Teach Decision-making Skills, by Obenchain & Pennington (2012).
Lessons on Elections
One important theme to explore is electoral college. What is it? How does it work? What do we think of it? Check the National Archives and Records Administration to learn more about the electoral college.
You may want to view historical election results, and make your own predictions.
According to what you learned from the process of electoral college how much impact does your vote have in electing a president?