Tennessee Student Mock Election
The mock election is a non-partisan, educational experience that gives Tennessee students a chance to learn how elected officials are selected. All Tennessee students are welcome to participate.
Any Tennessee student in public, private and home school in grades PreK to 12 are encouraged to participate in our Student Mock Election. Students who are part of a home school can also participate.
We provide civics lessons plans that cover the following topics:
Each participating school will be provided the following resources:
The Secretary of State’s office will provide printable mock election ballots. However, schools may conduct their mock election in whatever manner works best for their students.
Results can start to be reported when the “Early Voting” period begins on October 19, 2022, and must be submitted by November 1, 2022. Instructions for reporting will be provided to each school’s designated contact via email.