Fern Bacon engages students in the democratic process
Students at Fern Bacon Middle School organized and participated in a mock election for this year’s presidential race.
The mock election gave students an opportunity to celebrate democracy by playing a role. The activity also stimulated future young voters to cast their ballot, express their views and to participate in the democratic process.
The results mirrored those of the nation and state. The students approved President Barack Obama’s and Senator Dianne Feinstein’s re-election bids. The also voted with a majority of Californians on seven out of 11 propositions.