Please read this information about applying to the Georgia School Board Association's Youth Advisory Council for 2020-21.
Must be in class of 2022 or 2023.
From Georgia School Board Association: Applications are now open for the 2020 GSBA Youth Advisory Council. GSBA Youth Advisory Council members (YAC) will have the opportunity to enhance their leadership skills and contribute to their community by affecting positive change for students across Georgia. Not only will these discussions impact the lives of other students, but it will also provide valuable knowledge for public education leaders throughout the state. Topics that the students will be exploring include: School Climate and Safety, Social and Emotional Needs of Today’s Students, College and Career Opportunities, Public Speaking, and Much More. Applications are due by February 21, 2020. Click here for more information and an application: http://gsba.com/yac.
Requirements for Consideration:
- Sophomore or Junior in the 2020-2021 school year
- Attend a public school in the state of Georgia
- Must commit to attending all YAC meetings – two in-person and 4 video conferences
- Must complete the full application process – electronic application (1st round) and video submission (2nd round)
- Be open-minded and willing to work with peers
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