The results are in! Over 6,400 Connecticut fifth graders registered to vote in this year’s statewide election to elect the 2019 Connecticut’s Kid Governor®. Tun on to the CTKG Facebook page or YouTube channel this Wednesday, November 21 at 10am for the LIVE announcement of the winner!
Follow @CTKidGovernor on all of our social media for updates leading up to the announcement and live coverage during the event!
Meet the 2018 Statewide Election Candidates
We are excited to announce the final seven candidates for Connecticut’s Kid Governor in the 2018 Statewide Election.
- Ella: LGBTQ Youth Safety
- Eva: Child Poverty
- Hayden: Limiting Electronic Use
- Jason: Children’s Literacy
- Madison: Recycling
- Melody: Food for All
- Reilly: Foster Care
Fifth graders around Connecticut will be casting their votes for the 2019 Connecticut’s Kid Governor during the Statewide Election, November 5-13, 2018. For more on the candidates and the follow along during the election, visit the 2018 Statewide Election page and follow us on social media.
Look Who Participated!
Over 6,400 students from across the state registered to vote in the 2018 Statewide Election, breaking program records!
HOT OFF THE PRESS: Download the 2018-19 Toolkits!
The 2018-19 Toolkits of lesson plans are now available! Click HERE to download your copy!
You can register your 5th grade class to participate in the 2018-2019 Connecticut’s Kid Governor® program HERE. It is free to participate! Classes must be registered than Friday, November 2, 2018 in order to vote in the Statewide Election (November 5-13).
Learn about 2018 Connecticut’s Kid Governor Megan
Connecticut’s Kid Governor® is a national award-winning statewide civics program created by the Connecticut Democracy Center (CTDC), formerly the Connecticut Public Affairs Network (CPAN). Connecticut’s Kid Governor is presented with support from the Connecticut Council for the Social Studies.