Rationale for Students on School Boards

What difference can it make if students are on school boards? There are a lot of reasons to have students on school boards. Research shows that some of them include: Academic Achievement. Meaningfully involving students on school boards can ensure student engagement, which raises academic achievement. Respect. Students have valid opinions, knowledge, ideas, and experiences that […]

School Boards of the Future: A Guide to Students as Education Policy-Makers

A manual for student involvement on district and state boards of education, including student representatives and students as full-voting members. It highlights examples, tips, promotional information and resources, as well as steps to implement student involvement. It also provides state-by-state profiles of students on school boards across the United States. (54 pages, 2014, $15.00) Order School […]