Watch the attached video, rita pierson every kid needs a champion.


· How is human connection important to children?

· Pierson makes the argument that “kids don’t learn from people they don’t like.” Do you agree or disagree with her argument? Why?

· What are some of the ways that early childhood educators can build relationships with the children they care for?

· Pierson makes the case that a teacher or caregiver may not like all the children in their care, but that teacher/caregiver cannot let the children know this. Do you agree or disagree? Why?

· Has this TED talk changed the way you will view your future students? 

Description: Video 

Every kid needs a champion | Rita Pierson 

Duration: 7:49
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