1st Vice President Honor Delegates
Discussion Group Leaders and Roundtable Moderators
An unlimited number of students per school may apply for the Discussion Group Leader and Roundtable Moderator positions. Candidates with experience are encouraged to apply for Discussion Group Leader and Roundtable Moderator positions. DGLs and RTMs are required to submit a detailed plan of discussion topics and complete the approval process which will be explained pending acceptance.
- Discussion Group Leader (DGL): Plans and facilitates an interactive presentation and discussion concerning a specific student council topic. Responsible for visuals, activities, and all details of the session. Must submit a session outline, attend training, and receive approval from the First Vice President.
- Roundtable Moderator (RTM): Moderates a session designed for the exchange of student council ideas by presenting topics, leading discussion, and sharing ideas as needed. Must adhere to the official list of topics commissioned by the First Vice President. Must attend training.
An unlimited number of students per school may apply for the Recorder positions. Only freshman and sophomores are encouraged to apply for a Recorder position as Recorders are given the opportunity to observe and gain experience.
- Recorder: Records outstanding ideas and concepts discussed in discussion groups and roundtables for reporting to the First Vice President. Facilitates an evaluation at the end of discussion group or roundtable and submits evaluation slips to the First Vice President. Assists an assigned discussion group leader or roundtable moderator.
Schools may submit only one application for each of the three IASC committees. Committees are composed of one student representative from each of the thirteen IASC districts. Committee selection is based on the experience checklist and the corresponding essay. Students who have been highly involved at the local, district, and state levels have a better chance at being selected for a committee position. The Honor Council Committee consists of thirteen specific district members and three at-large members. Vacancies of any district from any committee may be filled by other committee applicants. All committee applicants must complete the experience checklist and corresponding essay, and any applicant selected to serve on a committee will be required to watch the appropriate training video. Credentials Committee members will meet at the IHSA headquarters on January 11th, 2020.
- Constitution Committee
- Reviews all constitutional amendments proposed by members schools.
- Determines level of recommendation for proposed amendments.
- Presents a report on final recommendations for each amendment during the Third General Session of the IASC State Convention.
- Credentials Committee
- Interviews all students running for IASC Executive Board.
- Evaluations each student and his or her credentials as outlined by the IASC Constitution.
- Presents a report on final recommendations to be announced at the IASC State Convention.
- Honor Book Evaluation Committee
- Grades Honor Council books submitted by member schools at the IASC State Convention.
- Presents awards to councils that have fulfilled the required point totals.