This child received the resources and actions he needed to be successful. Other children were given the same opportunity, but did not need it like he did.
Rita Muratalla is the director of principal support and training for Kentucky Association of School Administrators (KASA). She recently retired from public education, having served students as principal, assistant principal, teacher (pre-9th grade) and director of elementary education. Rita is a past president of KASA and has written several articles for the association’s publications, The Kentucky School Leader and Hotline newsletter. Follow Rita on Twitter at @wkurita.