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The Expert Learner with Choice and Voice


Kathleen McKlaskey & Barbara Bray


In this blogpost, Bray and McKlaskey describes the qualities and actions of expert learners. At the heart of their paradigm is the belief that student voice and choice are absolutely fundamental to becoming an empowered, effective learner. This post provides a brief overview of the paradigm shift from teacher-centered to learner-centered that must occur for students to exercise voice and choice. Designer's might find this helpful to share with teachers who are unfamiliar with this paradigm.

Publishing Organization 

Personalize Learning: Transform Learning for all Learners

Type of Organization 

  • Non-Profit


Student Agency
Student Voice & Choice
Personalized Learning