It’s no fun to work with kids who know it all already. Some of these youngsters can be quite arrogant and disdainful. Others will convey a sense of superiority that serves to effectively isolate them from their peers. Many adolescents routinely believe they know more than adults, so if you work with teens, you may need every one of the approaches listed below. These methods can moderate the amount of time you have to spend each day convincing students that they don’t know it all already. These interventions may actually help some of your know-it-all students realize that they might still have something to learn from you and your site.
The Know-it-all October 13, 2007