Do you have an idea of how your school can improve but have never had a chance to share it?
Are you passionate about technology?
Do you want to create a better learning environment?
Join SLED • Students Leading Education
Become part of a trailblazing team of students and lead your school in positive change.
Travel and share your ideas and vision.
Teach technology use to other students and teachers in your area.
Start a digital revolution in your school.
What is it?
This program starts with a three-day workshop where you'll learn to role model and leverage responsible use of technology. You will meet other bright students from your district and learn some awesome new skills:
★ How to be a compelling communicator
★ How to develop projects that positively affect culture in your school
★ How to lead and collaborate effectively
Plus much more. You will get to use your new skills to create a project/program that assists the technology deployment at your school.
Some projects created by students in SLED
Lost Learning Initiative - Students help teachers continue the learning even when students are absent or school is cancelled by using technology such as Edmodo.
Where’s My Bus - Students are developing a GPS app to track bus locations and notify parents when the bus is within a certain distance.
Foxy Tech Channel - Students created a YouTube channel with 30-second tech training videos for their teachers.
The Three E’s (Excite, Engage, Educate) - Weekly professional training provided by students for teachers.