Tar and Abby

Monday, April 29, 2013

teacher of the year!

From a tiny town just west of us. A science teacher who has worked wonders -

"His big push is for teachers to know their students. Really know them.
Apparently it's easier to inspire students when you have a positive relationship with them. And inspired kids challenge themselves."

Which echoes what one of my education profs said to us, "The three Rs are relationship, relationship, relationship."

Full story here.

Read more here: http://www.tri-cityherald.com/2013/04/26/2371302/our-voice-zillahs-national-teacher.html#storylink=cpy"

2 comments:

Bob said...

"Apparently it's easier to inspire students when you have a positive relationship with them. And inspired kids challenge themselves."

Let's hope other teachers, and parents, read, and heed, his message.

mrs.missalaineus said...

let's hope some of the test-driven administrators read it too...


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