The CEC and the Training Centre, will be implementing informational-training course “Elections and Young Voters” in public schools, from March 15 to April 8, 2021. The program is aimed to support enhancing electoral awareness of 11th-12th grade students of public schools and to promote raising their civic responsibility
In accordance with the concept elaborated by the Training Centre, students of public schools will get acquitted to various important issues, such as:
In accordance with the state policy on educational process under pandemic, this year, the above-mentioned informational-training project is being implemented using two methods:
The practical format of the ongoing program in public schools, also envisages organizing debates to support the development of debate culture among young people and performing mock elections with the participation of students.
The project is being implemented from 2015 in cooperation with the Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sport of Georgia. As of today, 8500 young people from 494 public schools participated in the project. In 2021, the program will be implemented in 244 public schools throughout 64 municipalities in Georgia.
For the detailed schedule of course implementation in public schools please follow the link (available in Georgian). All changes will be reflected immediately to the schedule.