It is so simple, provide a student with some guidance and time to get better and then offer another opportunity to show if his or her understanding and learning has improved. From my experience, a student’s understanding WILL improve, and you have started the most important change in that student’s educational life. This might sound dramatic but it’s not. I’ve seen it happen, and it not only changes the students’ lives, but it will change yours as well.
Here is how I do it and why it works so well. Continue reading