Students United

Students United was a Topeka, Kansas-based program of Sunflower Community Action. Students United wasn’t a typical youth group or student club. The group was dedicated to having student voice heard so schools could be made safer and better. Students United wanted all students to have an equal opportunity to succeed which means college and/or a living-wage career. They were […]

Hope Street Youth Organizing

Hope Street Youth Organizing was based in Wichita, Kansas As a group of young people fighting for better communities, including schools, their areas of action included alternatives to suspensions, ending zero-tolerance policies, and implementing Black history education. More Info More info on this organization is not available at this time. Please share your info in the […]

Students on School Boards in Kansas

Here are different facts about roles for students on school boards in Kansas. There are 10 voting members of the Kansas Board of Education, with no student members or student representatives. We don’t have additional information about this state right now. Please share what you know in the comments below! Related Content Students on School Boards Toolbox […]

Hope Street Youth Organizing

In Wichita, Kansas, a group of middle and high school students once worked through a local youth service agency called Hope Street to create safer, more effective schools for students in their community. Through a variety of campaigns, students with the Hope Street Youth Organizing program worked to find alternatives to suspensions, end zero-tolerance policies, and […]