What is the relationship balance in a classroom? Where is that exact point at which students feel cared for but also know that they must respect the teacher and they are expected to learn? Middle grades educator Cindi Rigsbee, a 2009 national teacher of the year finalist, shares her insights about "The Relationship Balance" in the new summer edition of Educational Leadership. It's a web-only issue with the theme "Good Teaching in Action," that includes interesting articles for newbies and veterans alike. Another must-read: "The Best Teachers I Have Known."