Meaningful school reform starts with your most powerful partnerayour students! When you take time to listen, youall find that studentsa aspirations can drive your school toward exciting new goalsaand when students know theyare 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. Youall discover how to: Ask the right questionsaand 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 potentialWe would have doubts about a person who claims to aspire to a life of integrity but who currently acts deceptively. Similarly, the aspiring Broadway star who will not audition for a school play because it makes her nervous, the aspiring test passer who does not study, and the ... In a coastal town in Maine, an elementary school holds monthly student Interest group sessions. students in grades 3a5 get toanbsp;...
|Author||:||Russell J. Quaglia, Michael J. Corso|
|Publisher||:||Corwin Press - 2014-08-12|