Partners

Young African American & Latinx Leaders

Young African American & Latinx Leaders

To date, DPS has invested in a number of priority initiatives to increase student voice and leadership opportunities for high school student including the Student Board of Education (SBOE), Challenge 5280, Young African American & Latinx Leaders (YAALL) and other independent opportunities to exercise student voice and leadership.

Philly Student Union

Philly Student Union

The Philadelphia Student Union exists to build the power of young people to demand a high-quality education in the Philadelphia public school system. We are a youth-centered organization and we make positive changes in the short term by learning how to organize to build power. We also work toward becoming life-long learners and leaders who can bring diverse groups of people together to address the problems that our communities face.

South Jersey Student Voice Network

South Jersey Student Voice Network

In rural South Jersey, most school districts operate only one or two schools, and have joined together to do the work of supporting students voice initiatives to inform school policy and practices aimed at achieving educational equality. The network is entering its third year of work, with districts at various stages of implementation. Students from 4th grade to 12th grade are engaged in the student voice work.

Student Voice & Leadership

Student Voice & Leadership

This is a research-practice partnership with the Student Voice and Leadership (SVL) program of Denver Public Schools (DPS). Read more on SVL here.

Funders

Students Making Policy