Can voter engagement be improved through digital participation?

In this lesson we will investigate the process of electronic voting. Does it give more opportunity for people to take part in democracy or is it more restrictive? We will explore a case study to consider how digital voting has worked in another European country and consider how different people may find this helps them to become more politically engaged.

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What is digital citizenship?

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Q2.What is a right?

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Q3.Which of these rights does NOT link to digital citizenship?

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Q4.What is E-Voting

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Q5.Which country is famous for successfully using E - Voting?

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What is digital citizenship?

1/5

Q2.What is a right?

2/5

Q3.Which of these rights does NOT link to digital citizenship?

3/5

Q4.What is E-Voting

4/5

Q5.Which country is famous for successfully using E - Voting?

5/5

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Can voter participation be improved through digital participation?

Please complete this quiz to demonstrate your learning from the lesson.

Q1.How often does a General Election take place?

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Q2.True or false? Voting is not important really as politics doesn't affect our lives that much.

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Q3.Which of these is an example of somebody who is disengaged from politics?

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Q4.Which TWO of the following are reasons people may NOT take part in digital democracy?

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Q5.What percentage of Estonian voters cast their votes using E - Voting?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Can voter participation be improved through digital participation?

Please complete this quiz to demonstrate your learning from the lesson.

Q1.How often does a General Election take place?

1/5

Q2.True or false? Voting is not important really as politics doesn't affect our lives that much.

2/5

Q3.Which of these is an example of somebody who is disengaged from politics?

3/5

Q4.Which TWO of the following are reasons people may NOT take part in digital democracy?

Select two (2) boxes

4/5

Q5.What percentage of Estonian voters cast their votes using E - Voting?

5/5

Lesson summary: Can voter engagement be improved through digital participation?

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