Williamsburg Regional Library

Rita Pierson, Every kid needs a champion

Summary
"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<U+2019>t like.<U+2019>" A rousing call to educators to believe in their students and actually connect with them on a real, human, personal level."
Language
eng
Note
Posted to TED.com on 5/2013
Physical Description
1 streaming video file (7:48), digital, sound, color.

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