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Use Another Word: Incorporating Student Voice in Key Decisions at All Levels

A single act of kindness throws out roots in all directions, and the roots spring up and make new trees.

– Amelia Earhart



How to Get Started Incorporating Student Voice in Key Decisions

1. Assemble Diverse Student Group

2. Employ the “Use Another Word” Campaign/Practice

  • Videos
  • Posters/signs
  • Buttons
  • Apparel
  • Assemblies and/or small group sessions
  • Classroom instruction and practice
  • Student (and staff) pledges
  • etc.

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