You gotta listen to this.
In this NPR podcast episode, Shankar Vedantam looks at a study that shows that relationships boost scores. But it’s not about the student, it’s about the teacher!
We’ve been saying this all along, that in order to keep these kids in school, the relationship is key. Students don’t care about classes where they don’t care about the teacher.
So interesting that the problem maybe has been us all along…