Barriers to Students on School Boards

What gets in the way of students being on school boards?   Following are barriers to students on school boards, written for the SoundOut Students on School Boards Toolbox. Unfortunately, there are many. The most immediately challenges are on the surface: the form and function of their involvement; whether they’re advisors, representatives or members; whether they can vote or […]

Students on School Boards in Mississippi

The following are facts about students on school boards in Mississippi. District School Boards  No information is currently available. Please submit details in the comments section below. State Board of Education There are 9 voting members of the Mississippi Board of Education, and none of them are student members or student representatives. Students cannot join or […]

Students on School Boards in Missouri

The following are facts about students on school boards in Missouri. District School Boards In 1972, the Missouri state department of education did not encourage local school boards to consider roles for students on school boards. State Board of Education Today, there are 8 voting members of the Missouri State Board of Education; none of […]

Students on School Boards in Montana

The following are facts about students on school boards in Montana. District School Boards In 1972, the Montana state department of education reported that they encouraged local school boards to consider roles for students on district school boards. No current information is available. Please share your information in the comments section! Montana Board of Public […]

Students on School Boards in Minnesota

The following are facts about students on school boards in Minnesota. District School Boards In 1972, the Minnesota state department of education reported that they did not encourage local school boards to consider roles for students on school boards. Today, students can join district school boards but cannot vote. In 1972, the Edina-Morningside School District […]