Charlotte-Mecklenburg teens invited to join new youth advisory council
Teens are invited to join a new youth advisory council where they will work with, advise, and report on local government.
Students read, think, decide
Before students voted at Ridge Road Middle School, they did their homework on the issues and the candidates. See the story from WBTV News.
Election 2013 results
How did Charlotte's kids vote in Election 2013, and what did they learn? The election kicks off a year of K-12 civic literacy.
Read, think, decide: Election 2013
K-12 students are eager to learn about local government and issues, get involved in the process, and make their own voices heard. Charlotte-area students have the opportunity to experience Election 2013 and civics in action through the Kids Voting mock election, a program of GenerationNation.
Youth question candidates for mayor
Youth hosted Patrick Cannon and Edwin Peacock for a candidate forum. Check out the video and find out what's on the minds of Charlotte students and candidates for mayor.