Laura Davis

How Do You Give Struggling Students a Sense of Accomplishment?

Discussion created by Laura Davis on May 7, 2018

NWEA was created for educators, by educators. And before joining NWEA, Elizabeth Barker was a special education teacher devoted to tackling tough learning issues head on. Watch this short video to see how Elizabeth gave struggling students a sense of accomplishment. Afterwards, ask yourself one of the following questions and share your response in the comments!


  • How do you help your students who struggle?
  • How do you help students to feel understood?
  • How do you provide struggling students with the structure they need?