In this excerpt from a virtual presentation at the annual conference of the National Society for Experiential Education on September 23, 2020, Peter Felten describes the second principle that he and Leo Lambert identify in their new book Relationship-Rich Education: Relationships are a powerful means to inspire all students to learn.

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Center for Engaged Learning. (2020, September 18). Principle 2: Relationships inspire students to learn. Retrieved from