In Empowering Students, educators Robert Brower and Amy Keller provide teachers with seven powerful steps that build character and promote success in students' lives. These steps include making critical distinctions; building strong and resilient relationships; avoiding negative attention; positive body language; small, positive behaviors and actions; practicing mirror relationship building ; and understanding and accepting consequences of your actions.
Robert Brower, a school superintendent, has been a professional public school educator in Indiana for more than 30 years and is the author of Whose Business Is School Reform? Letting the Experts Drive School Improvement (Rowman & Littlefield Education, 2006). Amy Keller is a science department chair and teacher at Avon High School in Avon, Indiana.