Teacher guide Get Voting

TLF ID M020706

This website provides a step-by-step guide to running an school elections such as student leadership positions. The five-step process provides practical advice on preparation and a variety of downloadable resources. The forms can be customised and include nomination forms, ballot papers, how to vote cards and tally sheets . Students can also practice voting using the online voting forms that replicate ballot papars for the House of Representatives and Senate. The website also provides advice on campaigning, advice for scrutineers and post-ballot advice on how to distribute votes for first-past-the-post and preferential voting systems.




Educational details

Year level

4; 5; 6; 7; 8; 9; 10

Topics Voting
Learning area
  • Humanities and social sciences
  • Civics and citizenship

Other details

Contributors
  • Contributor
  • Name: Education Services Australia
  • Organization: Education Services Australia
  • Description: Data manager
  • Address: VIC, AUSTRALIA
  • URL: http://www.esa.edu.au/
  • Copyright Holder
  • Name: Australian Electoral Commission
  • Organization: Australian Electoral Commission
  • URL: http://www.aec.gov.au/
  • Publisher
  • Name: Australian Electoral Commission
  • Organization: Australian Electoral Commission
  • Description: Publisher
  • URL: http://www.aec.gov.au/
  • Resource metadata contributed by
  • Name: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Organisation: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Address: AUSTRALIA
  • URL: www.esa.edu.au
Access profile
  • Unknown
Learning Resource Type
  • Online
  • Text
Rights
  • © Australian Electoral Commission 2016. This material may be used in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia (CC BY 3.0 AU) licence http://www.aec.gov.au/.