Blog Archive for November 2019

The choice of curriculum plays a critical role in what students learn and how they process information about the world around them, but students often lack input into the curriculum materials that they experience in school. Rarer still are opportunities for students to develop their own curriculum that builds essential knowledge and mindsets among their peers. Yet this is what a group of students has done in partnership with Boston Public Schools over the past two years. Their process and the curriculum that has resulted from it offers a promising example of student voice and leadership in action.