When my first born headed off to first grade, 21 years ago, she held my hand as we walked down the hallway of Will Rogers Elementary School in the Houston Independent School District. We walked int…
Don’t worry - the title is misleading. :)
Love this. Here’s a snippet that spoke to me:
"But I promise, underneath that bravado of the seventh grader or swagger of the tenth grader you will find that small first grader who wonders, “Will my teacher like me?” And when that child – that teen – knows that you believe he or she matters, then that student will do most anything for you."
Wonderful and if anyone hasn’t read Kyleene Beers’ book it is a MUST. It is so good, and CHANGED so much of my teaching.