Students at John B. Wright Elementary in central Tucson twiddle their thumbs and Chuck Eaton approves. The twirling of thumbs, 10 times forward then 10 times backward, is one of the signature classroom management strategies Eaton honed during 12 years working as a substitute teacher. “I like how the first row is twirling their thumbs,” […]
Author Archives: Abra McAndrew
Abra McAndrew writes true stories about education, work and communities in the Southwest from her home in Tucson, Arizona. In her day job at the University of Arizona, she leads teams to provide equitable learning experiences that help people get where they want to go next in their education and careers.