As a subset of Voter Service, the High School Voter Outreach committee has worked to create programs and materials to reach not only YOUTH but ALL CITIZENS. The documents are described below with links
1. Description of High School Voter Outreach program here. In 2019-20, we presented to 600 students and received 490 new voter registrations
2. UPDATED “Voting Made Easier” Digital Lesson for high school students and teachers—provides one hour of ONLINE instructional time—easy access withsmartphones here Includes Pre- and Post-test Questions for Students, Make a Plan to Vote, Teacher Resources-Websites here, and Printable Student Handout (coming soon).
3. Four NEW SHORT Tutorial PDFs for young voters and all citizens:
- Why Vote reveals to young and new voters why voting is a powerful way to respond to these challenging times here.
- Voter Registration encourages all citizens to register to vote and guides them through the process here.
- Understanding Elections informs new and all voters about the different political parties, types of elections, and the Electoral College here.
- Mail-in and Absentee Voting demystifies this process for ALL VOTERS, with comprehensive information in a step-by-step guide here.
4. Three NEW INFOGRAPHICS for ALL VOTERS will answer the important questions citizens are asking:
- Life and Times of a Pennsylvania Mail-in Ballot helps voters understand the step-by-step progress of the mail-in application and ballot.
New Voting Options in Pennsylvania describes three ways eligible citizens may cast their votes.
- One Voter, One Vote; the Security of Your Ballot provides details of the safeguards built into the election system for both in-person and mail-in voting.
COMING SOON: How to Vote Infographic
LWVPGH High School Voter Outreach, Chair
Civic.education [at] lwvpgh.org ()
Outreach Coordinators: Susan Duncan, Susan Fair, Joanne Moore, Ruth Quint, Darcy Zotter