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History of the Electoral College

Grade Range: 4-12
Resource Type(s): Web Link
Date Posted: 9/23/2008

This website about the United States Electoral College from the National Archives is an excellent resource for both students and teachers.  It is divided into sections that include: answers to frequently asked questions about the Electoral College; historical election results, state by state electoral information, and an Electoral College calculator for younger students. Also included is an entire section devoted solely to teaching resources.


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