Education is not limited to plotting quadratic equations and reading comprehension exercises–it is meant to better prepare students for the world. A quality high school experience should help students become well-rounded members of society who are able to express their opinions and make decisions for the collective good. Holding m
It's no secret that the more people who vote, the better democracy works. Yet in the United States, voter turnout is disturbingly low–only about 55% of eligible voters cast a ballot in the 2016 presidential election. One way to encourage more people to vote is to ensure that they are prepared and knowledgeable about the […]
In our recent post on polling tools to keep students engaged, we discussed how classroom polls provide several learning benefits for students. But how do you actually conduct a live poll in class? Well, there are several ways to do this, and that's what we'll discuss in this article. Live Polling in Classes There are […]
Sometimes a single sentence says it all… especially given that Toronto elected a new mayor this week! “Wouldn’t it be wonderful if we could use your Election Buddy system for our municipal and federal elections? It would be awesome!!!” Tessa S – Toronto Thanks Tessa!