The importance of listening to your students.

And she looked at me and said, no, don't need help. I said okay. She said, no, your job is to hold the paper. I could not stop laughing at that point. And this child, she's the cutest little girl, maybe six. And it was a great reminder to me because, again, I'm a veteran special education teacher. But it put me in check, and it reminded me that, you know what?

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