Five Lessons About Student Engagement

Since 2002, I’ve been facilitating activities in schools across North America. Different groups of students need different approaches to get work done, but here are five lessons about student engagement I’ve learned along the way. We’re all learning from student voice and about student voice. In a growing number of schools across the nation, educators […]

Acknowledging Student Voice

As I continue to have conversations with young people and adults in schools across the US, I consistently hear several specific questions. One theme that consistently comes up is about giving students credit for their contributions. This article looks at the question, “How can I meaningfully tell a young person that their contribution is really appreciated, […]