Tag: Accelerating Excellence
Elections Workforce Resource Library
The Elections Workforce Resource Library links to resources created by many organizations that can aid the elections workforce.
Jul 6, 2023
Florida’s Certified Election Professional Program
In Florida, election official certification is the formal recognition that an individual has met specific requirements for competence in administering elections.
May 10, 2023
Illinois’ Cyber Navigator Program
Illinois created an expansive Cyber Navigator Program (CNP), the first of its kind in the nation. The CNP would support all 108 local Election Authorities to “defend against cyber breaches and detect and recover from cyber attacks.”
Mar 21, 2023
Virginia’s Cyber Navigator Internship Program (CNIP)
Leaders from the Virginia Department of Elections met with cybersecurity experts from the University of Virginia’s School of Engineering and Applied Science to discuss how to improve election cybersecurity. This led to the creation of Virginia’s Cyber Navigator Internship Program (CNIP).
Mar 21, 2023
North Carolina’s “Help Us Be Successful” (HUBS) Program
In early 2021, the NCSBE HUBS Committee launched. The goal was to have more uniform processes, a collaboration between the state and counties needed existing to develop materials based upon best practices that could be applied by any county office.
Dec 15, 2022
Implementation Workbook: Teaming Up to Advance Election Administration Practices
When counties share the same media market, addressing the media market together can be more powerful. This workbook provides guidance for meeting election communication challenges through the development of a coalition of elections offices.
Dec 5, 2022
Following Five Steps to Safer Elections to Build a Security Partnership in Utah
Experiences in northern Utah show that when election officials take the lead and law enforcement is open to cooperation, they can work together to grapple with the unique needs of the election environment.
Nov 2, 2022
Colorado’s RESCU Team
Colorado’s solution to combat emerging threats by closing the gap between elections, cybersecurity, information technology, communications and law enforcement professionals at the state and local level.
Oct 3, 2022
How 11 California counties work together to share election information
In California’s Greater Bay Area, election officials had an idea. Within their shared media market, they could pool their resources to launch a powerful campaign promoting accurate, current, and trusted election information.
Aug 11, 2022
Teaming up for Election Communications: An Implementation Workbook
Running a sophisticated communications operation can be difficult for all election officials. This workbook provides guidance for meeting election communication challenges through the development of a coalition of elections offices.
Aug 11, 2022