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National student online poll has called four elections correctly

An online poll taken by millions of American students has forecast four presidential elections correctly, the National Constitution Center reports. But will it get another election correct next Monday, when the public finds out the results from the OneVote 2012 project? onevoteChannel One, the education media service, ran the elaborate polls in 1992, 2000, 2004, and 2008, and the middle- and high-school students picked Bill Clinton, George Bush (twice), and Barack Obama correctly. The students and teachers involved in the OneVote project aren’t taking a simple straw poll. Students across the country are filling out ballots this week, which are vetted in the classroom by their teachers. The educators file the votes on the OneVote website. Voting ends at 10 p.m. ET on Friday…

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