Teacher Caring

Whether or not students feel cared for by teachers, and the overall quality of student-teacher relationships, can have profound effects on their engagement and investment in learning.


Introduction to Teacher Caring

Chapter 1: Get to Know Your Students As People

Getting to know your students is the first step in fostering meaningful student-teacher relationships

Chapter 2: Make Students Feel Heard

Ensuring that all students have a voice and feel like their opinions are valued is essential for an equitable learning environment

Chapter 3: Address Disciplinary Problems with Empathy

Adopting an empathic discipline style can help teachers build more welcoming and caring learning environments

Chapter 4: Use Language That Reflects Caring, Respect, and a Growth Mindset

Your everyday language can send subtle signals to students; make sure that you use language that is respectful, caring, and reflects a growth mindset