This article speaks to the importance of student voice. The author suggests three strategies that will help to promote student voice in the classroom: Planning, Avoiding "Adultism", and Recruiting Youth Partners.Source:
Sooah Rho, Education Week, July 30, 2018Description:
"Those of us at organizations working to improve student outcomes must approach the work with the understanding that youth should be involved in envisioning and creating those outcomes. Processes in which people in power make decisions without consulting the people who are impacted by those decisions uphold the very inequities that we hope to tackle, and are ultimately a disservice to our communities."Read the full article here!