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Agency is the ability to independently guide our actions. Student Agency enables learners to choose and follow their own educational path. Student agency increases engagement and motivation and teaches young people that they are able to guide their education, have power over their lives, and affect their world. Click here for research and resources on developing Student Agency.
In today's increasingly diverse classrooms, children often need to collaborate with peers who see the world differently than they do. I found that when I helped my students trust their differences, collaboration improved and we achieved deeper learning. Click here to read a story of trusting and celebrating diversity.