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Jill Fletcher
Jill Fletcher

Jill Fletcher is an educator in Hawaii. Follow her on Twitter @TeachinginHI.

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How I Let Students Lead

by | 4.9.19

Students often love to share their ideas aloud. There was a time when I didn’t value this enthusiasm for engaging. I saw it as a trait to tamper – something that stood in the way of getting information to them. Then I realized their willingness to speak was one of their greatest assets. And in order to reach them, I needed to build upon their passion for discussion.