Students learn best in inclusive settings where they have caring, positive relationships with their peers and teachers. Teachers can build these environments by engaging Practice C1 to learn more about their students. This article from Edutopia offers suggestions on some ways to get to know middle and high school students better.
Managing difficult classroom discussions
By: Indiana University
Civility: does it matter?
By: National Conference of State Legislatures
Equitable and inclusive teaching
By: Harvard's Derek Bok Center for Teaching and Learning
Reflecting for change
By: Principled Innovation™ (PI)
The power of empathy
By: Helen Riess, TEDx