Kindness Goes A Long Way

After the first 6 weeks of school, choose a student once a week and post a picture of them in your classroom. Allow their peers to use post-its to share anonymous positive comments. Don’t force students to share. If there are only a few students who choose to share, add some comments too. Allow the…

It Pays to Pay Attention

We all have our ups and downs and so I can’t expect that every single student who walks through my door is ready to learn. There mind can be in a different space, for a number or reasons. This morning a student of mine walked in dressed as if she was going to an interview….