Teacher: Building connections grows confidence in math and life

Jan 15, 2020

Some students come into my classroom with their body language and expressions broadcasting a dislike of math. In their minds, they have failed before the first assignment.

I understand because I’ve been there. Math wasn’t always my best subject, either. I even took Algebra I twice to gain a better understanding.

Now I love math and have developed a niche working with middle school students who struggle with it — just as I did.

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