Student Voice : The Instrument of Change
Meaningful school reform starts with your most powerful partner—your students!
When you take time to listen, you’ll find that students’ aspirations can drive your school toward exciting new goals—and when students know they’re being heard, they engage meaningfully in their own academic success. Using examples drawn from student surveys, focus groups, observations, and interviews, this groundbreaking book presents a blueprint for a successful partnership between educators and students. You’ll discover how to:
- Ask the right questions—and understand how to build from the answers
- Engage students in decision-making and improvement-related processes
- Implement the Aspirations Framework to guide students toward their full potential