High School Students Invited To Apply For State Education Advisory Council

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Applications are now available for Kentucky high school students interested in serving on the Commissioner’s Student Advisory Council. The group meets monthly with Kentucky Education Commissioner Jason E. Glass and Kentucky Department of Education staff to discuss how decisions made by officials affect students across the state. The appointment is for one year, but consecutive appointments are possible if the student meets eligibility requirements. Education officials said in a statement that students who have ideas to improve public schools and student achievement are encouraged to apply. Applications must be submitted online and are due by March 9.