Citizenship Resources for Teachers
www.uscis.gov/citizenship - U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, Citizenship Resource Center. This page includes useful resources for Learners, Teachers and Organizations.
iCivics.org - A web-based education project designed to teach students civics and inspire them to be active participants in our democracy. The project was spearheaded by Justice Sandra Day O’Connor in 2009 out of concern that students are not getting the information and tools they need for civic participation, and that civics teachers need better materials and support.
Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) - information from USCIS
FAQs on DACA from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.
Includes information about deadlines to register to vote, to send in a mail-in ballot, and times when polling places are open on Election Day. It also explains the roles of the president and vice president, how the president is elected, limited information on the candidates for President and for U.S. Senator (names and political parties only), and more detailed information on the 11 Propositions on the California ballot, including sections on "The way it is now", "What Prop __ would do if it passes", "Effects on the state budget", "People for Prop __ say: (website included)", "People against Prop __ say: (website included)", and it mentions any conflicting ballot measures. Available in English, Spanish, Chinese, Vietnamese, and Korean.
CAlifornia Easy Voter Guide - Fast Facts - State Taxes and Budget
Mock Election site from California Secretary of State Debra Bowen and Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson.
Basic Voting Information for California Voters