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Should Students be Shamed into Good Behavior?

Center for Teaching Quality

CTQ blogger and professor John Holland dives deeply into the issue of shame by citing Brene Brown who claims: "As a researcher, I do believe that shame is present in every school and in every classroom. As long as people are hardwired for connection, the fear of disconnection (aka shame) will always be a reality." Could shame be used for good? Click to join this discussion and weigh in on the role of shame in our classrooms and society.

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