The Dallas ISD Teen School Board is a training ground for future citizen leaders of our democracy. One day they will have to help fix all that adults have broken in our education system.
2011-2012 Dallas Teen Board Officers
The Dallas Teen School Board is a student advisory group consisting of the presidents of the junior and senior classes at each high school. The students meet monthly to discuss the issues and concerns of their schoolmates and present them to the superintendent of schools and the Dallas ISD Board of Trustees. The Teen Board also participates in community service projects.
The Dallas Teen School Board:
- Provides high school students an opportunity to exercise leadership skills while working with district administrators and board members concerning issues from their respective school campuses.
- Serves as mediators between a schools students and the Dallas ISD Board of Trustees to address student concerns and to share ideas for improving services and programs offered to students.