Student Disengagement is Skyrocketing

Student anxiety and burnout are at an all-time high in K-12 schools. Increased risk of social isolation, alcohol, tobacco use, and unhealthy eating habits are showing up in new behavioral health surveys. Other increased stressors are becoming apparent too, including academic underachievement, bullying, and general feelings of stress. Student disengagement appears to be skyrocketing. InsteadContinue reading “Student Disengagement is Skyrocketing”

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!