Amelia Asks: Educators, Have You Ever Told a Student to Leave Your Classroom?

Teachers face a lot of really tough decisions every day

One of them is whether or not to remove a student from the classroom. In this five-minute audio clip, Amelia Leighton Gamel talks about the first (and only) time she did just that, and how it completely transformed the way she engaged with each and every student—from kindergarten through higher ed—from that day onward.

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