The following post is adapted from Adam Fletcher’s book Facing Adultism and focuses on what adultism looks like in schools. Adultism Is The Reason Adultism is bias towards adults that can result in discrimination against young people. Adultism is the reason schools exist. When children and youth packed factories, farm fields, mines, and service jobsContinue reading “Adultism In Schools”
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Schools Squander Students’ Imperative
During the pandemic, schools behaved differently. Now students won’t change back to the ways schools were, and schools are blaming them. Learn how schools are squandering the student engagement imperative.
8 Rules for Student/Adult Partnerships
The vision of student/adult partnerships are at the core of Meaningful Student Involvement. The idea was that students could learn more effectively by partnering with teachers and other adults in the education system to provide vision, connection and support in learning, teaching and leadership. We have learned a LOT from our work in this area!