>If I think too much about it, it really goes against my education >as a teacher, like I'm giving up on them. But then, I have to >consider those students who are trying to do right. So, study >hall doesn't necessarily remedy the absentees' problems, but >frees me to concentrate on the ones who are there to learn. > >Maggie
I think at some point in time we as teachers have to "cut our losses" so
to speak. I heard this in the other day, "You can teach some of the students
some of the time, but you can't teach all of the students all of the time."