"The bottom line is always voting,” but the next step is to become the “citizen lobbyist.”
Education is the key. And the League of Women Voters of New York State can help you open the door.
Working with the NYS Social Studies Supervisory Association, they have created a course of study for Civics Education. The link takes you to their seven lesson plans. They are designed for students, but they have valuable information for anyone.
In this #citizenactive post, LWVNY Executive Director Laura Ladd Bierman talks about what you need to know to take your citizenship to the next level. Her message is universal, but meant for the students we talked about on Tuesday.
If you live in New York, October 12 is the last day to register to vote for the general election on November 6, 2018.