Take A Seat, Make A Friend (A Simple Reminder To Invest In Others)

What does it mean to invest in others? This is a question that was brought up during my student teaching at Forest City Middle School, and it’s a question I still toss around in my brain.

There’s a difference between acknowledging someone and investing in someone. And there’s a difference, even, between caring for someone and investing in them. Investing is not only seeing that person, but getting to know them, listening to what they have to say or what they feel, and being genuinely interested in their life and well-being. Continue reading