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Teacher Identity Series: Risk-Averse Students

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Think critically! Challenge ideas with your perspectives! Form your own opinion based on evidence!


Identify your identity.

Sample identity map

Give opportunities for student voice.

6th Grade Survey: Student feedback on participation and collaborative opportunities

Be proactive by setting norms.

Read the identity journeys of these real teachers:



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