Creativity Corner

March 9, 2009

Quotes about Children, Learning, and Teaching

Filed under: Uncategorized — EriiD @ 6:03 am


Children are like wet cement. Whatever falls on them makes an impression.”

— Dr. Haim Ginott


Children are the world’s most valuable resource and its best hope for the future”

— John Fitzgerald


Every student can learn, just not on the same day, or the same way.
— George Evans


That is what learning is. You suddenly understand something you’ve understood all your life, but in a new way.
— Doris Lessing


Learning to teach is a bigger job than universities, schools, experience, or personal disposition alone can accomplish.
— Sharon Feiman-Nemser


They may forget what you said but they will never forget how you made them feel.
— Anonymous


The job of an educator is to teach students to see vitality in themselves.
— Joseph Campbell


It’s okay to make mistakes. Mistakes are our teachers — they help us to learn.
— John Bradshaw


It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.
— Albert Einstein


Children need models rather than critics.
— Joseph Joubert


Teaching is not a profession; it’s a passion.
— Unknown


Your heart is slightly bigger than the average human heart, but that’s because you’re a teacher.
— Aaron Bacall


The highest result of education is tolerance.
— Helen Keller


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