Scaling Back Structure and Amplifying Autonomy

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Some Key Takeaways
  • Teachers need to be given the opportunity to creatively educate students rather than being told what and how to teach and talk.
  • Help teachers reengage with their why by scaling back restriction and amplifying autonomy
  • General structures need to be present for teachers to act creatively and if we are going to offer autonomy.
  • Increasing opportunities for collaboration among teachers increases like experiences for students across classes.
  • We need to exercise the "less is more" approach with teachers so that they can give that to the students.
  • Teacher led professional development based on their needs is key in re-engaging teachers with their profession and passion.
  • Students learn so much more from unspoken curriculum and actions when they are not forced to conform as a whole.
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Scaling Back Structure and Amplifying Autonomy