Student Politics: An Illusion of Power

Sebastien Guillemot

This talk consist of the world of high school politics, primarily on the level of groups such as Student Councils and the fallacy it creates by giving students the illusion of power in the school’s structure.

This talk will discuss the concept of elections, finances, powers and role of a Student Council inside a school and the changes that could be made to the Student Council system to improve upon it.

About Sebastien Guillemot:

Sebastien Guillemot is currently a 17-year-old Victor Brodeur high school student in 12th grade with a deep interest in both politics and mathematics.

2012 IdeaWave