INCLUSIVE STUDENT LEADERSHIP

What is inclusive student leadership?

Inclusive Student Leadership is an all-embracing leadership club for every student. They gather to create social opportunities and lead their schools in the advancement of inclusion.

Elementary Schools

Unified Clubs

Unified Clubs combines students with and without intellectual disabilities to develop meaningful relationships, held spread acceptance, and ensure everyone feels included and welcome in their school. Any student can participate in this unique-school based club designed around empowering students to promote social justice!

Get started by reading our PDF on how to grow your Unified Club!

Grow your Unified Club

Special Olympics Kansas’s marketing department will create a custom Unified logo for your school. To request your customized logo, please email piercec@soks.org. Due to Special Olympics brand standards, we are unable to change colors or add graphics to the logo.

Unified Young Readers Club

Unified Young Readers brings together students with and without disabilities to read and explore books that emphasizes diversity. Each book has a theme that relates to multiple state academic standards, and aligns with the precepts of positive school climate initiatives like PBIS and Leader in Me.

Inclusion Library

The Inclusion Library is a hub for books for all ages about disability inclusion and awareness. Please peruse the virtual shelves, use our discussion prompts and suggested activities in your classes! Schools can use their Amazon Bookshelf Vouchers to purchase books.

Breakfast or Lunch Buddies

Breakfast or Lunch Buddies is a structured breakfast or lunch setting in which students with and without disabilities sit, eat, and socialize together. Guided by activities, the conversations help create an environment of inclusion, awareness, and friendships.

Unified Classroom

Unified Classroom has pre-made social-emotional learning lessons for ages K-12. The lessons cover the following topics:

Middle School

Unified Clubs

Unified Clubs combines students with and without intellectual disabilities to develop meaningful relationships, held spread acceptance, and ensure everyone feels included and welcome in their school. Any student can participate in this unique-school based club designed around empowering students to promote social justice!

Special Olympics Kansas’s marketing department will create a custom Unified logo for your school. To request your customized logo, please email piercec@soks.org. Due to Special Olympics brand standards, we are unable to change colors or add graphics to the logo.

Student Leadership Summit

Special Olympics Kansas hosts inclusive leadership summits. These day long events are open to middle and high school aged students with and without disabilities.

Inclusion Library

The Inclusion Library is a hub for books for all ages about disability inclusion and awareness. Please peruse the virtual shelves, use our discussion prompts and suggested activities in your classes! Schools can use their Amazon Bookshelf Vouchers to purchase books.

Unified Classroom

Unified Classroom has pre-made social-emotional learning lessons for ages K-12. The lessons cover the following topics:

High School

Unified Clubs

Unified Clubs combines students with and without intellectual disabilities to develop meaningful relationships, held spread acceptance, and ensure everyone feels included and welcome in their school. Any student can participate in this unique-school based club designed around empowering students to promote social justice!

Special Olympics Kansas’s marketing department will create a custom Unified logo for your school. To request your customized logo, please email piercec@soks.org. Due to Special Olympics brand standards, we are unable to change colors or add graphics to the logo.

Student Leadership Summit

Special Olympics Kansas hosts inclusive leadership summits. These day long events are open to middle and high school aged students with and without disabilities.

Inclusion Library

The Inclusion Library is a hub for books for all ages about disability inclusion and awareness. Please peruse the virtual shelves, use our discussion prompts and suggested activities in your classes! Schools can use their Amazon Bookshelf Vouchers to purchase books.

Unified Classroom

Unified Classroom has pre-made social-emotional learning lessons for ages K-12. The lessons cover the following topics: