The cliche, “If you shoot at nothing, you’ll hit it every time,” applies to learning, too.
The great part? I learned so much about them and what they want to see in a classroom from me and from each other.
Mostly it means taking time - time that is precious - to listen and question their beliefs about themselves, to help them see beyond a hopeless future to a future full of options.
I have been freed from that role just by moving one piece of furniture. Genius.
WIN! Teacher Dashboard alone is a huge time saver. Everyone is off and working within seconds.