Posts by Rita Pierson:

Every Kid Needs a Champion–Educational Effectiveness

June 13, 2013 Published by

Teachers don’t make a lot of money. They are usually not deemed worthy of news coverage unless there is a scandal or a strike. Most of the time, their major accomplishments are shared only with colleagues and family members and not the media. The celebration is often cut short by…

Child Voice? Parent Voice? Encourage Planning with the Adult Voice

April 12, 2013 Published by

by Rita Pierson Within all of us are three very distinct voices. We tend to use the voice that we think will get us what we want at that moment, or the one that will make the person we are speaking to listen to us and respond. The first voice…