Student leadership – Lesson 2 – Teachers as Learners and Students as Leaders


This is an in-class students’ evaluation of peer opinions on the TED TALK video:

The OCA question:

Select one idea from the video and try to support or oppose the speaker, using arguments. For instance, she insists on letting the kids using the YT . If you agree find any facts or stats about the importance of YT for kids. (this is just an example). – Please save a copy of your work.

Activity rationale: a- Soft skills: Be selective and be persuasive, b- Culture: how we can school build the students’ leadership, c- vocabulary


1- Read the paragraph selected for you / your team. 2- Express your opinion writing a short comment. 3- Take the main notes for the oral discussion

B2/C, High Up Students' Space, Leadership