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Cait O'Connor

Cait O'Connor is an ELA teacher in New York. Follow her on Twitter @JustTeachingELA.

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Empowering Students Means Affirming Every Voice – and Every Body

by | 4.23.21

As an educator, I care about empowering and inspiring for every single one of my students. In my teaching journey, I’ve learned a lot about using student voice and choice to promote student participation, justice and inclusion. These strategies and the role of social justice in my teacher training has influenced these values.