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IN People ON 08 Nov, 2016
The school in New York, Benjamin Franklin Elementary School, in every four years predicts the president of the USA and it has never been wrong! You will be amazed to find that school children perform mock voting at the time of the US presidential elections.
These kids must surely be having some superpowers as to be right ALWAYS! Have a look at their complete process here. The person to start this mock polling is then Social Studies' teacher, Tom McAdam. He began this in 1968, and it is still followed.
Read on to find who wins this year according to these elementary school kids.
Meet the kids of the much-hyped Benjamin Franklin Elementary School who predict the US president every four years. That too, always the right one!
They simply cannot wait to cast their vote.
A teacher accompanies every kid while at the poll booth. The principal of the school, Patricia Moore said, "We have minority groups, students that speak English as a second language, white collar, blue collar. It could be representative of the nation," When asked why he believes that their predictions are true.
There were around 507 students to cast a vote. Kids in the grade 3-5 are made to vote. Read on to find out who wins. A teacher, Danielle Stiehl has said, "We have been trying to stay away from the candidates and really talk to them about the process of what's happening and preparing them for their roles as voters as well."
Every kid is given a chance to predict their choice of the US president. Will it be Hillary or Donald? You can post in the comments below.
Find out who wins these mock elections.
Whom do the kids find more promising and delivering?
Won 43% of the votes from these kids, 230 out of 507!
Hillary wins the mock poll with 277 on 507 polls! A full majority of 52%. Total of 9% ahead of Donald Trump.
Even the world agrees with their prediction; we hope that even this year their prediction comes out to be true!
Long live to these kids!