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Youth Leadership Initiative (YLI)

YLI is a nonpartisan unit of the University of Virginia Center for Politics. YLI is funded by the United States Congress, the Virginia General Assembly, and private donations. YLI develops free K–12 civic education resources designed to encourage student interest and participation in the American political process. Through this website, students may participate in mock elections, a mock congress and campaign simulations, and teachers may download civics and government lesson plans.

How to Cite This Source

University of Virginia Center for Politics, "Youth Leadership Initiative (YLI)," in Virginia Civics, Item #624, (accessed January 27, 2022).