Do you have high expectations for all of your students?
Watch your nonverbal cues towards your students are you being positive towards all students?
Are all of your students getting your attention?
Are we giving all students positive and differentiated feedback?
Is your classroom culture positive? Do all students feel valued and respected?
Self reflection as a teacher is critical for both your own professional growth as well as your students success. Teaching is such a noble profession. I admire everything you do and I hope this little post helped you examine your attitude, beliefs and mindset about teaching and learning. Keep your head up high, trudge through, there will be good days and there will be bad days but you are making a difference and I appreciate you!
Do you want to have a workshop based on this post? Here are the materials so you can run one at your school.
Workshop Notes in PDF