Students Were Asked To Complete This Sentence. Their Answers Will Break Your Heart

Kids have more to tell than you can imagine

Kyle Schwartz had no idea that she would become an inspiration for teachers all across the nation when she decided to have the students in her third grade class respond to a simple writing prompt. She wrote on her board “I wish my teacher knew…”

The responses that she received were incredibly illuminating, and the prompt became a nationwide sensation. It’s even spawned a book that encourages teachers to do just as Kyle did. The noise about this got out because Kyle tweeted some of the responses that she got from her kids (while obviously leaving the kids’ names out of the posts).

Here’s a look at what she got back from her class:

1. Sometimes teachers would struggle to know how kids are doing with friends, but this let Kyle in on the situation.

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