5 Lessons from Mr. Clark: How Risk-Taking Teaching Can Benefit Kids

5 Lessons from Mr. Clark: How Risk-Taking Teaching Can Benefit Kids

Editor’s note: On National Teacher Appreciation Day we recognized Jamie Clark, who is the jazz band, concert band, and orchestra director at Trottier Middle School in Southborough, Massachusetts. Today author/educator Meredith O’Brien, who’s written a book about Mr. Clark, shares five teaching lessons she learned in the process.

He doles out hugs like they’re candy.