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September 21, 2021

Every Kid Needs A Champion – Rita Pierson

Rita Pierson, a teacher for 40 years, once heard a colleague say, “They don’t pay me to like the kids.” Her response: “Kids don’t learn from people they don’t like.'” In this video TED talk, Rita talks about the need for a rousing call to educators to believe in their students and actually connect with them on a real, human, personal level.

Check out the TED video…