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Sharing Personal Stories Helps Students Form Relationships (Video)

In Sarah Brown Wessling's high school English class in Johnston, Iowa, students share personal stories to get to know each other during the first week of school. They first look at the Humans of New York website and brainstorm the kinds of questions to ask people they want to get to know.

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