Voices in Voting is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization working with schools and communities to enhance civic education and provide youth with an authentic voting experience. The organization is governed by a volunteer board of directors that partner with K-12 public and private schools in Southern Nevada.
Students have an opportunity to learn about current issues in the classroom, culminated by participating in live debates at the annual KidsVention event for Grades 5 and 7, as well as engaging our youth in online voting.
The program lays the foundation for living as a proactive citizen in a democratic society. The curriculum is offered through the school year and is correlated to local and state academic standards.
Kids Voting Southern Nevada is managed by Democracy in Action, a nonprofit organization governed by a volunteer board of directors that promotes civic education and engagement through partnerships with K-12 public and private schools in Southern Nevada.