ERIC Number: ED336285
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
Political Participation. Make Your Mark Ohio: Vote.
Ohio Secretary of State, Columbus.; Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus.
This volume on political participation and voting is designed to provide teachers with useful classroom information and materials. Students are offered: (1) the information they want and need about voter registration, voting procedures, and the political process; (2) direct involvement ideas, either in real-world campaigns and elections or in-school activities that closely approximate real-world political activities; and (3) activities that interest students while educating them about the political process. Four units are included: (1) causes and effects of low voter turnout; (2) voter registration and voting procedures; (3) activity options; and (4) a presidential election year. (DB)
Descriptors: Citizen Participation, Citizenship Education, Elementary Secondary Education, Instructional Materials, Social Studies, Student Participation, Teaching Methods, Voting
Peg Rosenfield, Office of the Secretary of State, 30 East Broad Street, 14th Floor, Columbus, OH 43266-0418.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Ohio Secretary of State, Columbus.; Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus.