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Updates from the Kentucky Student Voice Team

The Latest from KSVT

August 8, 2022

KSVT Adds Students & Adult Allies to Board

Thirteen students and two adult allies were appointed Directors of the Kentucky Student Voice Team on Friday. The intergenerational Board of Directors reflects KSVT’s mission to promote more democratic schools and communities.

March 10, 2022

Nearly Half of Kentucky Students Say Schools Need to Do More to Address Racism

Today, in what they billed as a “Pop-Up Press Conference” in front of the Capitol Annex, high school researchers from the Kentucky Student Voice Team released their Race to Learn Study, distilling the results from the 10,725 Kentucky middle and high school students from 114 counties who took their Race, Ethnicity, and School Climate Student Survey in December.

November 12, 2021

KSVT and the Institute for Citizens & Scholars Release New Report, “The Co-Creation Generation”

The Kentucky Student Voice Team and the Institute for Citizens & Scholars recently released a report and set of tools titled, “The Co-Creation Generation: The Story of the Kentucky Student Voice Team & Guide to Intergenerational Change.” The one-of-a-kind report is meant to help young people and adults build teams that center youth voice to build coalitions and improve communities.

KSVT in the News

Courier Journal

Gov. Andy Beshear's veto of school choice bill overridden

Courier Journal

Student and teacher seats on state education board safe after lawmakers reach agreement

Aspen Institute

Creating Conditions for Student Success: A Policymakers’ School Climate Playbook

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