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A pre-K abecedary in Texas is proving that apery absolutely is the sincerest anatomy of flattery.
Leigha Bishop afraid her student, August Burroughs, backward aftermost ages back she came in agitation the aforementioned crew as the 4-year-old. But the move, Bishop explained, wasn’t artlessly about a air-conditioned hairstyle — it was about instilling aplomb in the adolescent girl.
“Kids charge to apperceive that they accept the adeptness to affect teachers, too ... we appetite to advise our kids that they accept the ability to affect anybody,” the 29-year-old abecedary at Lakeview Elementary Academy in Sugar Land, Texas, told TODAY Style.
Bishop acquaint an ambrosial photo on Twitter of herself and August with the aforementioned hairstyle — rows of braids arch up to a topknot. She captioned it, “When your apprentice is aloof so cute, you HAVE to archetype her.”
Her photo has back been retweeted added than 42,000 times.
Bishop said she came up with the abstraction to actor August’s beard back she was allowance the babe get out of her car on a contempo Monday. She complimented her adolescent student's new style, cogent her, "Your beard is so cute. I am activity to do my beard aloof like that tomorrow, so don't be mad back I appearance up to academy and my beard looks like yours," Bishop recalled.
The abecedary added that her apprentice didn't accept her — until the abutting day, back Bishop showed up to chic with the aforementioned hairstyle.
“Her jaw aloof dropped," Bishop said. "She was shocked. The added kids all noticed and anybody was saying, "Your beard is aloof like August's!'"
The student's mother, Evarista Burroughs, told TODAY that her babe came home exclaiming, “Ms. Bishop and I accept the aforementioned hair!”black kids braiding hairstyles