Choose wisely! October 3, 2018
October 9th is the last day to register to vote, and early voting is right around the corner. Make one last sweep to make sure eligible students and staff are registered to vote. Being voter ready means making sure your registration is up to date and that you are informed about what and whom you will be voting on. As Franklin Delano Roosevelt wisely said: “Democracy cannot succeed unless those who express their choice are prepared to choose wisely. The real safeguard of democracy, therefore, is education.” The stakes are high in this election, with real threats to the future of public education. Being an informed and engaged voter is of utmost importance. It’s time to do your research so you can choose wisely!
1. Share these links for people to and/or .
2. through links on our to and the .
3. Make sure staff and students know about any upcoming candidate forums where they can meet candidates and ask questions about issues that matter to them!
4. Share key dates:
a. October 9: Last day to
b. October 22-November 2:
c. November 6:
Social Media Posts to share:
The last day to register is October 9th. #txed #vote
Be an informed voter – . #txed #vote
You have the most power on election day – only if you #txed #vote
5.4 million kids are counting on you to be their voice at the polls. #txed #v
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