Stakeholders / My role

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Students come in contact with a lot of people on their way through the school system. All of them—teachers, counsellors, school principals, community youth workers, and other significant adults—have critical roles to play in students’ academic success.

This section presents resources to help these different actors support each student’s growth and development.

Teachers

Teachers can get ideas for approaches from researchers as well as information about students at risk of dropping out so they can intervene and get them back on track.

Educational consultants

There are practical ideas for educational consultants on fostering student motivation, professional training to suggest to elementary school teachers, as well as this website on school engagement and learning motivation.

School principals

School principals can take advantage of researcher expertise in the form of suggestions for concrete approaches to dropout prevention and find a multidimensional intervention program developed for secondary schools.

Community youth workers

Community workers (1-2) can steer young people toward services that offer help and personalized educational and vocational guidance. Other useful resources are also available.

There are practical ideas for educational consultants on fostering student motivation, professional training to suggest to elementary school teachers, as well as this website on school engagement and learning motivation.

Other significant adults

Significant adults can get a better understanding of the identity and sexual issues young people face and learn more about the importance of literacy.

Community workers (1-2) can steer young people toward services that offer help and personalized educational and vocational guidance. Other useful resources are also available.

There are practical ideas for educational consultants on fostering student motivation, professional training to suggest to elementary school teachers, as well as this website on school engagement and learning motivation.

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