Should teachers give grace to their students?

One of biggest challenges in teaching is finding the right balance between grace and consequences.

Most of us tend to lean more to one side than the other. Some tend to be strong on consequences to the point that they are afraid to show mercy when it’s needed. Others may let way too much go in the name of grace, failing to give necessary consequences.

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The secret to making your teaching matter

I’m so excited to share with you a guest post by my friend & former principal Bill Blankschaen. I really can’t begin to tell you how much respect & admiration I have for Bill. I’m forever thankful for all he taught me about faith, teaching, and making a difference in students’ lives. Thank you, Bill. And thanks for sharing some of your wisdom with us today & in your new book. (more on that in a bit….)

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