Read about the Electoral College in the textbook (Chapter 7, pages 266 – 268).
Watch the following videos:
Federalist Paper #68 Explained
How the Electoral College Works
The Trouble with the Electoral College
Read the article from the Issues & Controversies database
(you might be prompted for your TCC login to access the article)
Electoral College: Should the United States continue to use the Electoral College in presidential elections?
Write a 150-250 word paragraph explain your reasoning regarding your stance on the Electoral College.
Use evidence from the reading to explain the reasoning on your perspective.
Post your paragraph in the Unit 2: Electoral College discussion forum.
Copy your paragraph from your Word document and paste in the discussion forum.
Respond to a minimum of two classmates
Respond to someone who shares the same perspective as you do.
Respond to someone who has a different perspective than you do.
Your responses should be 50 to 100 words.
Provide a thoughtful response – analyze and evaluate their points and provide additional support or counter arguments from the readings.