Entries related to: student-voice

The Digital Civics Toolkit: 5 Resource Modules for Educators

As we come to the end of another school year, it’s often a moment to pause and imagine what new...

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The Adolescent Brain: A Big Gulp Of Executive Function

I wrote the book Attack of the Teenage Brain! Understanding and Supporting the Weird and...

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Engaging Youth in Civic Action Through Writing

Can writing be a civic action?

Our answer is an emphatic, "Yes!"

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Scholar Activism: Reflections on Becoming a Scholar-Activist

Tch Laureate Geneviève Debose Akinnagbe teaches ELA at Bronx Studio School for Writers and...

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Scholar Activism: Student Presentations to a Community Panel

Tch Laureate Geneviève Debose Akinnagbe teaches ELA at Bronx Studio School for Writers and...

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The Power of Student Voice in First-Person Commentaries

It’s easy to have an opinion these days. But getting someone to see the world from your point of...

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Become an Exhibitionist of Student Learning!

“I’m an exhibitionist of student learning”

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Engaging Youth in Thoughtful Dialogue Across Distance & Difference

How could Syrian refugees transform a school in Los Angeles from 7,500 miles away?

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Supporting Transgender Students

As teachers, our greatest charge may be moral: create a safe and responsive environment where...

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I Feel Smart! Vanessa's Story

We were weeks into our new journey of bringing the science fair into the 21st century: Science...

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Grant Project Reunion: What Students Say Four Years Later

Editor's Note: This blog marks the beginning of a new series at Teaching Channel, Youth Mic....

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Thristene Francisco: High Academic Expectations From Student Voice

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Letting Students Grapple: Formative Assessment

Editor's Note: Math teachers across the country are learning about the power of formative...

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Student Playlist: What Makes an Engaging Lesson?

I often wonder why, as a student, it feels like some lessons go on forever, while others fly by....

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