Constitution...Whadya Say?

We read over the Class Constitution this morning and the students compiled the following lists:

Things we’re doing well:

Students of Students

~Wiping out rumors

~Respecting each other

~Respecting materials

~Taking ownership

Students of Teachers

~Not overassigning homework

~Not picking favorites

~All voices being heard

Things we can improve on:

Students of Students

~Not talking while teachers are talking/calling out

~Being respectful of time

Students of Teachers

~Not giving enough individual consequences rather than whole class tallies

~Focusing on patterns of tallies

~Fairly rewarded

Teachers of Students

~Craftsmanship

~Ownership of personal tallies

~Being positive about work/optimism