I am finally getting the hang of this consoling thing! Hug, pat, and an attention getter…preferably something the student likes. I’m getting better at this! Hey, I may very well deserve a hug and pat myself after today. So FYI, find out what your students like so you’re never caught with a wailer. I never knew kids would cry all day if you let them. Who does that? Ooh-ooh! I know! I know! Babies….