Rob Rambach on: Embracing Failure in the Classroom
“Play and failure go hand-in-hand because when we say failure, we really mean learning.” – Rob Rambach

Rob Rambach and Patrick Dempsey

School: Hixson Middle School

Type of School: Public – District

Location: Webster Groves, MO

School Population: 693

Demographic: 25% minority students

% Free/reduced lunch program: 19%
Embracing Failure in the Classroom
  1. Remember: playing and failure go hand in hand.
  2. Find ways to fail cheap.
  3. Fail with others because it’s more constructive.
  4. Remember: everything is a beta test.