Changing Perspectives and Opening Minds~
New Found Power and Value~
The power of these quiet spaces demanded time for reflection and refining in my teaching practices. What was it about these "alone spaces" in our classroom and the time my daughter spends reading and reflecting that transforms thoughts and focus? What was it that I was missing?
Reflective Connections ~
Cain suggests we allow our student's to be who they are and allow time for kids to work independently and in collaborative ways. She suggests we have time alone with our thoughts to allow them to grow and solidify. Cain encourages us to know ourselves and work to our strengths and share these gifts with the world.