Register to Vote!

Register to vote online

  • Select your state
  • Click on “Find out how to register button”
  • Click on the option to “start your online registration”

Register to vote by mail

  • Fill out your info
  • Click on register
  • Print out form
  • Sign and mail form

 

Get more information about your local polling

  • Select your state
  • Enter zip code
  • Review list of candidates
  • Scroll down to review polling place, hours and other helpful information

Access FREE voter resources for your adult learners.

Special thanks to COABE member, Jennifer Gagliardi for compiling this exhaustive list.

American English at State

Colorín Colorado

EL Civics

ESL Discussions

  • Voting (20 discussion questions)

ESL Fast

ESL Library

ESL Podcast: 

  • Government + Law Excellent resource for Advanced students. Requires subscription.
    • ESL Podcast 1230 – Expressing Disapproval of Elected Officials
    • ESL Podcast 733–Voting in an Election
    • ESL Podcast 825–Political Advertising

First Literacy

  • Elections and Civic Preparation
    • Community Engagement Lesson Plan
    • Change Agent Voting
    • Know the Candidates
    • Know Your Community Needs Change Agent
    • Simplified Republican or Democrat Quiz
    • How Do We Elect The President?

iCivics.org

  • Election Headquarters Although these games are geared towards K-12 civics students, these games are great practice for higher-level ESL Citizenship students, especially WIN THE WHITE HOUSE. 

ISL Collective:

JenniferESL

Kahoot.it

Learning Chocolate

New Readers Press

Newsela

  • Election 2020 Section: Although these stories are geared towards K-12 civics students, they can be adapted for higher-level ESL Citizenship students. Requires Subscription!

StoryCorps

TED-ED

The Change Agent Magazine

this i believe

  • Democracy (many essays with audio about voting)

US Citizenship Podcast

USCIS

Voice of America

More Easy Election Resources