Student Voice Reflection Activities

  Taking action, making change, experiencing new adventures… these are awesome reasons to get out and do something. But the richness of the experience, the learning from the experience, these are equally important if we are going to transform society through action. Reflection is integral to learning, because it helps us build self-awareness, strengthen personal […]

Creating Action Between Students and Adults

FACILITATOR NOTES Introduction: Activity for 8-40 students and/or adults Goal: When this session is complete, participants should be able to… Simulate the challenges of planning a project Have a group examine how they function under pressure Time: 40 minutes Materials: Long rope Space: Outdoors, with some variation in terrain Considerations: This activity has the potential […]

Lesson Plan on Creating Roles for Students and Adults

FACILITATOR NOTES Introduction: This inquiry-based lesson plan requires a group of 4-40 students and adults. This activity was adapted from Youth Empowerment: A Training Guide (1990) created by CampFire, Inc. Goal: When this session is complete, participants should be able to… Provide the opportunity to carefully think through how to involve students in programs. Deepen understanding of the […]

Student Support Services

Student support is almost any service for students outside the curriculum and instruction in schools. It can include a range of positions for adults in schools, such as counselors, librarians, school nurses, drug and alcohol counselors, school counselors, school social workers, school psychologists, and other qualified professional personnel, as well as others in similar roles. […]