1: Additional Resources

But one of the things that we never discuss or we rarely discuss is the value and importance of human connection … relationships.

– Educator, Rita Pierson
Listen to Rita Pierson discuss how the power of relationships is essential to effective learning.

When that student knows that you care about them, when they know that you’re a human, their academic performance in your class is going to be better. 

– Educator, Bobby Shaddox
“The Skillful Teacher” by Jon Saphier, referenced by Erin Johnson in Episode 1
“Culturally Responsive Teaching & The Brain” by Zaretta Hammond, referenced by Erin Johnson in Episode 1