One teacher in North Carolina is spending time on the "whole student." Check out this inspirational video and article about Mr. White via ABCNews.
According to ABCNews, "Barry White, Jr., a fifth grade English teacher has an elaborate, personalized handshake with every one of his students. Every. Single. One."
And the impact is powerful. For White, it seems, each handshake helps to build rapport and a respectful relationship between the students and their teacher.
(Photo courtesy ABCnews)