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Help for the Kids the Education System Ignores – Victor Rios
Define students by what they contribute, not what they lack - especially those with difficult upbringings, says educator Victor Rios. Interweaved with his personal tale of perseverance as an inner-city youth, Rios identifies three straightforward strategies to shift attitudes in education and calls for fellow educators to see ‘at-risk’ students as ‘at-promise’ individuals brimming with resilience, character and grit.
How to Motivate Unmotivated Students
Students can often be unmotivated, and this can have an impact on their studies. So to compensate for this, most education professionals will go over the top with praise to help motivate a struggling student. However, this article outlines exactly why you shouldn’t do that and what you should do instead.