Richard Shaul Quote

Education either functions as an instrument which is used to facilitate integration of the younger generation into the logic of the present system and bring about conformity or it becomes the practice of freedom, the means by which men and women deal critically and creatively with reality and discover how to participate in the transformation […]

Critical Questions about Students on School Boards

Its important to ask critical questions in any activity claiming to infuse Meaningful Student Involvement. There are many questions to ask before engaging students on school boards. Following are some of them.   Critical Questions for Students on School Boards Does the state or district mission include the preparation of democratic citizens? Do policymakers believe it is […]

Critical Questions about Meaningful Student Involvement

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Since 2002, SoundOut has worked with more than 10,000 K-12 students and educators in schools across the United States and Canada. We have learned four huge lessons: Unacknowledged capability: Students of all ages, identities, achievement levels, and social backgrounds are fully capable of becoming partners throughout education, but are rarely engaged in equitable partnerships that allow them […]