This article is all about the importance of a healthy student teacher connection/relationship. It talks about the power this connection to our students can have on their lives, both academically and personally. It also talks about how teachers and parents can help build a better connection to your students.
This video covers some of the ways to build up your student teacher relationship in the classroom. It also brings up the idea of why this is important as well. The ways it explains how to build up your relationship with your students is interesting.
There is a direct correlation with good classroom environments/relationships and student achievement. This blog talks about that student achievement piece that the other two really only touched on.