Student agency

IB School Leadership: Student agency

"Agency is the capacity and propensity to take purposeful initiative—the opposite of helplessness." (IB)Student agency refers to the level of control, autonomy, and power that a student experiences in their school.Read this page alongside my page on Well-being and student leadership which provides more examples of what schools are doing.As far as students go, there is compelling evidence that lack of autonomy (that...


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