Do your kids know that anyone who is born a citizen of the United States can grow up and become president? Yep, it’s true!

Yet, all elections have rules. The rules for electing the president are found in the U.S. Constitution. Parents and caregivers can help explain the election process to the kids in their life using this easy-to-read reference guide, which includes: 

  • An explanation of the nominating and election process.
  • A description of the Electoral College and why the framers designed our system to ensure that presidents win support from different types of voters.
  • Fun activities to do with your kids to learn about the election process.
  • Further reading for kids of all ages.

How To Talk To Kids About Electing the President and the Electoral College by Independent Women’s Forum on Scribd