Tools for Students and Adults to Make Schools Better

We create tools to support students, educators and advocates for Meaningful Student Involvement, student voice, student engagement and student/adult partnerships.

The SoundOut Meaningful Student Involvement Toolbox

Meaningful Student Involvement Toolbox

Outlines the frameworks, examples, research and more.

The U.S. education system, illustrated as a bus by SoundOut.org

Understanding Schools Toolbox

Exposes the system, practices and culture of the education system.

Student Voice Meaningful Student Involvement Student Engagement Process

Theory and Practice

Explores the heart of SoundOut, what we do and why we do it.

Barriers to School Transformation through Meaningful Student Involvement, Student Voice and Student Engagement by SoundOut.org.

Barriers to School Transformation

When looking through the lenses of Meaningful Student Involvement, barriers become obvious.

SoundOut Workshop Guide for Student/Adult Partnerships by Adam Fletcher

Workshop Guide for Student/Adult Partnerships

25+ original workshop outlines for classes, programs and more – FREE!

Student Voice Hub

Student Voice Toolbox

Highlights what, how, when, where, who and why student voice matters.

Students on school boards, including research, tips, examples and more from SoundOut.

Students on School Boards Toolbox

Details laws, examples, tips and more for student involvement in boards of education.

United States Student Voice Directory by SoundOut.

United States Student Voice Directory

A state-by-state exploration of student voice, including examples, research and more.

Canadian Student Voice Directory from SoundOut.

Canadian Student Voice Directory

Provides a clear and comprehensive national scan of what is happening across Canada.

SoundOut Student Voice Program

TEACHERS

This is a collection of tools, articles, examples and more that may be useful for classroom teachers and others who work directly with students everyday.

SoundOut for Students

STUDENTS

As active, engaged change agents, students can transform education. These tools can help them do that.

SoundOut for Communities

ADMINISTRATORS

Building leaders, district and state officials and other administrators can be central to engaging students throughout education.

SoundOut for Communities

COMMUNITY

Parents, school board members, building volunteers, nonprofit staff and other community members support, advocate and challenge schools to do more.

SoundOut for Administrators

Books

SoundOut has made reports, curriculum, guides and more available for students, educators and others concerned with the topics we cover.

pencil

Articles

More than 200 articles are available through our database covering every topic imaginable related to student voice. Our projects, theory, and more are highlighted throughout.