December 10, 2012

PDF at Boston Union Teacher newspaper

Young Achievers School Day at the Polls

Mattapan students explore equity at city voting centers

by Sherri Miles for Boston Union Teacher newspaper

Fifth-grade students from Young Achievers Science and Math Pilot School in Mattapan spent the November 6th Election Day visiting polling centers in Brookline, Mattapan, Newton, and Downtown Boston. Armed with clipboards and questions, they toured sites and interviewed voters, seeking answers to the central question, "Is everyone included?"