Alfie Kohn is always thought-provoking, though I fairly often think he takes things too far or is just not very realistic about life in a typical classroom.

I’ve got to say, though, that I think his new article in ASCD Educational Leadership, “Who’s Asking?”, is one of the most useful and practical pieces that he’s written. Unfortunately, ASCD put it behind their paywall. Fortunately, though, Kohn also put it on his own blog where it is free to read.

Here’s an excerpt:


I’m adding it to The Best Posts & Articles About Asking Good Questions — Help Me Find More.