Every day, Godaiva Gbetodeme asks her students to put a sticker under the face that reflects their mood. Then she asks them why they’re feeling that way — one of many ways she tries to draw the children out in open-ended conversations.

Every day, Godaiva Gbetodeme asks her students to put a sticker under the face that reflects their mood. Then she asks them why they’re feeling that way — one of many ways she tries to draw the children out in open-ended conversations.