Talk promise

Many schools and teachers … fail to make students aware of the ground rules for effective dialogue.
— Robin Alexander 2004

Schools can benefit from implementing a talk agreement, promise, or pledge.  It might include commitments like, “We will show we are listening by looking at the speaker.”  When the pledge becomes high profile in the school, the impact is striking.

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