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Huffington Post Blog: Want to Improve Teaching? Listen to Students

By Harriet Sanford

President & CEO

The NEA Foundation

“Annie Emerson doesn’t have to wonder about what it takes to help her kindergarten students learn how to write or do math. They’ve told her.

Several times during the year, the Pinewoods Elementary School teacher asks her students two basic questions: what are ways that I teach you that you like or that are really working for you? What could be changed to help you learn even more? And it turns out even 5-year-olds have plenty to say…”

Continue reading on the Huffington Post.

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