Student’s Ownership (Agency)
When students are attentive, they:
They also work collaboratively with teachers to:
BMIS teachers create opportunities in which learners can exercise agency by:
If you walk into a PYP classroom that is dedicated and focused on giving students the chance to exercise learner agency, you would see that:
BMIS continually emphasizes the IB based theory of student -initiated action to pursue their own interests and learn outside of the curriculum. Our students strive to apply what they have learned in the community and global initiatives in order to make the world a better place. These ideas come from the students themselves, and our staff and school community do what they can to provide the appropriate support for these projects. Students are required to engage in a collaborative, transdisciplinary inquiry process by identifying, investigating, and offering solutions to real-life issues or problems.