Welcome to Mr. E’s Science and Social Studies class. The content listed are for 7th & 8th grade science and social studies and all based upon the North Carolina Essential Standards.
Why the Electoral College is still important.
The Electoral College allows all states to participate and be heard during the presidential election. If not for the Electoral College, the population centers would dictate policies with little to no regard toward the other states.
Image and more information available here: http://acn-news.blogspot.com/2013/01/an-argument-for-keeping-electoral.html
A good video breaking down the Electoral College: