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[CTV Calgary] Student Vote Canada 2019 largest student parallel election held in Canada

READ ARTICLE HERE: Even though they are under the voting age, more than one million elementary and secondary students will have an opportunity to vote for the official candidates running in the 2019 federal election, through Student Vote Canada 2019, the largest student parallel election held in Canada. At Trinity Christian School in Calgary, […]

[CBC News: The National] Engaging the next generation of voters

High school students may not be old enough to vote, but they’re engaged and making politics a part of their daily discussions. Andrew Chang spoke with some of the next generation of voters.  

[Globe and Mail] Student Vote program looks to engage, educate students on election process

READ ARTICLE HERE: Elementary and high-school students across Canada will have a chance to participate in the federal election voting process first-hand through a national program. The initiative, known as Student Vote, is designed to encourage students to learn about government and the electoral process while they also improve digital literacy skills. Civix, an […]