Find your community at the IU School of Education

Members of the Dean's Advisory Council and Dean Anastasia Morrone celebrated Halloween with the Dean in 2022.

Undergraduate organizations are a great way for new students to get involved and meet new people. Whether you’re starting your college career or just looking to network with your fellow students, our student organizations are the perfect place to grow your community at IU.

  • Balfour Us – This group brings together hyperraced and historically underserved populations on IU Bloomington’s campus, into a safe and comfortable place where students can be supported in their academic, personal, and professional development. 
  • Books & Beyond – IU Books & Beyond is a collaborative leadership development project that works to develop critical literacy skills and multilingual, intercultural models for cross-cultural teaching and learning. IU Books & Beyond is a University Student Organization. We are affiliated with the African Studies Program and the School of Education at Indiana University Bloomington.
  • Community of Diverse Educators – CODE seeks to discuss, challenge, and dismantle issues and barriers that hyperraced and traditionally underrepresented communities face in the field of education through empowerment and advocacy. In addition to serving the School of Education community, CODE will work with the local communities to support education. 
  • Dean’s Advisory Council – Represent your fellow undergraduate students as a member of the Dean’s Advisory Council. Council members work directly with the Office of Teacher Education to help shape policies and procedures at the School of Education. In addition, the Dean’s Advisory Council takes part in special projects and activities, hosts outreach programs, brings speakers to campus, and publishes a newsletter. All undergraduate students are eligible to join. For more information, please email
  • ISTA - Aspiring Educators – Network with educators, take part in professional development events, and explore pressing issues in education policy. The Indiana State Teachers Association (ISTA) – Aspiring Educators is a student group affiliated with the National Education Association, the largest professional employee organization in the United States. Four pillars guide the work of this student organization – educator quality, community engagement, political action, and social justice. For more information, contact Emily McCord (
  • Kappa Delta Pi – Kappa Delta Pi is the International Honor Society in Education. Students may be invited to join the organization based upon their involvement within the School of Education and maintaining a grade point average of 3.5 or above. Kappa Delta Pi holds many service projects within the School of Education and the community, such as the Scholastic Book Fair, Literacy Alive and raising money for Big Brothers Big Sisters Bowl for Kids Sake. For more information, please email the group at
  • Social Studies Organization of Undergraduate Learners – The Social Studies Organization of Undergraduate Learners (S.S.O.U.L.) is a student organization dedicated to the support, education, and development of Social Studies undergraduate students in the Indiana University School of Education. We aim to create a community of elementary and secondary pre-service social studies educators that engages in discussion and professional development surrounding topics pertinent to social studies and education in general, including but not limited to topics of social justice, marginalization, professional autonomy of educators, and representation in the classroom/curriculum.