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The High Cost of Low Expectations

When students struggle, it can be tempting to lower our expectations, especially when our thinking is that doing so will increase their opportunities for success. However, the opposite is true—expensively so. When we lower our expectations for the quality of

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December 7, 2023
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When we lower our expectations for the quality of work and learning students will produce, we risk setting in motion consequences that can be life limiting.

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