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Future teachers and elections: theory to practiceBody
A visit from an Elections Canada educator will bring great value to your faculty of education classroom. An educator will model a high-quality inquiry-based lesson that demonstrates how to put ...
New data in Geography of ElectionsBody
Elections Canada’s learning resource Geography of Elections contains fact sheets with data on Canada’s 338 electoral districts. After the latest federal election and the recent decennial census, the ...
Preparing future voters this tax seasonBody
Voting is habit forming. Research tells us that those who vote in the first election in which they are eligible to vote are likely to become lifelong voters. In this article, we will suggest a way to ...