With the elections around the corner, take the opportunity to get students involved in local matters. Cover voting, good citizenship, and the foundations of government with these free TCI lessons, including:
- Decision Making in Government: Model the democratic process through voting on new rules for the class.
- Evaluating Candidates for Public Office: Have students research candidates in your local election and use the matrix to identify candidates that match their values.
- Volunteering in a Political Campaign: Find out how to be part of a campaign and support a local candidate or issue.