Student Ambassador Program
dedicated to creating future leaders
aware of their rights and able to be their own best advocates
How long is it?
8 to 12 week programs during which students will undergo a series of interactive, experiential, and engaging workshops, mock trials, or combined interaction with seasoned legal officials.
How old are program members?
Participants range from 3rd grade to 12th grade.
3rd - 5th grade - Thinking Turtle Ambassadors
6th - 8th grades - Community Eagle Ambassadors
9th - 12th grade - National Shark Ambassadors
What is the purpose of teaching kids law?
This gives students a first-hand and in-depth look at the law. Kids often, then, become excited, inspired and empower by knowledge their rights, and thus, more respectful of the rights of others.
Do educators get to select some of the key workshops for their students?
Yes. Educators, principals, parents or community leaders are given the option to choose from a menu of workshops to tailor the program towards legal interests or to highlight specific legal issues directly impacting their own students.
Will someone help us?
Absolutely. A Legal Kid leader will work with you to guide you through the process carefully to make sure your students get the most out of their specialize Student Ambassador Programs.
Will our students have fun?
To the moon and back! Not only are Legal Kid programs created by legal minds, but seasoned educators - one a Montessori Certified secondary leader and the other a certified seasoned educator both with Masters - vet the curriculum to make sure fun is a key ingredient.