Co-creation is an essential strategy for achieving equity in schools. Co-created learning environments and experiences are developed with young people, showing them that their voices matter in creating spaces of authentic belonging. In this audiocast, you’ll hear about Forest Park Middle School’s work to co-create their school climate and culture with students, including an interview protocol the staff used to understand discipline disparities.
Resources to Share
- Forest Park Empathy Interviews
Forest Park team staff used this interview protocol for empathy interviews with students to surface their perspectives and needs.
By the Numbers
Forest Park Middle School
|Location||School District 91, Forest Park, IL|
|Number of Students||206|
|Grades Served||6 - 8|
|School Model||Traditional Public School|
|Conditions for Equitable Learning & Development||Personal, Learning Environment|