Closely associated with personal learning goals is the role of learner voice. When learners have opportunities to share their perspectives, participate in making decisions, set goals, and take ownership of their progress, their commitment to and confidence in learning grow. Learner voice can play a powerful role in a variety of activities, from setting school rules and constructing learning communities to advocating for resources and learning supports.
Research Article: Amplifying Student Voice (pgs. 242-252)
Blog post: Student Voice in Educational Reform
Blog post: Learner Voice Demonstrates Commitment to Building Agency
Blog post: What Learners Think About Agency