Please review the “Application Instructions” section at the bottom
of this release if you would like to apply.
Frick, GaDOE Communications Office, firstname.lastname@example.org,
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7, 2019 – State
School Superintendent Richard Woods is seeking middle and high school students
to serve on his 2019-20 Student Advisory Council. These students will meet with
Superintendent Woods to discuss the impact of state policies in the classroom,
along with other issues related to education, and will serve as the
Superintendent’s ambassadors to their respective schools. Members will also
engage in community service projects to benefit Georgia students and schools.
must be enrolled in a Georgia public middle or high school for the 2019-20
school students will meet October 21, January 15, and March 24 with a joint
community service day on May 5. High school students will meet October 22,
January 16, and March 25 with a joint community service day on May 5.
Student Advisory Council is a key part of my decision-making as I lead
Georgia’s K-12 public education system,” State School Superintendent Richard
Woods said. “We make better policy choices when we’re connected with those we
serve. I deeply value these students’ input and involvement.”
here to download the application.
- Send applications by August 31, 2019 at 5 p.m. to
applications will not be accepted.
- Selected students will be contacted via email. All
students can visit gadoe.org/studentadvisory on September 16 to see
whether they have been selected.