“As a teacher I feel I have a moral obligation to help the children in my classroom grow toward becoming full human beings and to feel successful.” ~~ Jean Medick

Filed under: Children,  Jean Medick,  Success,  Teaching

“Imagination is the source of every form of human achievement. And it’s the one thing that I believe we are systematically jeopardizing in the way we educate our children and ourselves.” ~~ Sir Ken Robinson


“The object of education is to prepare the young to educate themselves throughout their lives.”  ~~ Robert Maynard Hutchins


“I think, at a child’s birth, if a mother could ask a fairy godmother to endow it with the most useful gift, that gift should be curiosity.” ~~ Eleanor Roosevelt

Filed under: Attitude,  Children,  Eleanor Roosevelt

“You can teach a student a lesson for a day; but if you can teach him to learn by creating
curiosity, he will continue the learning process as long as he lives.” ~~ Clay P. Bedford

Filed under: Children,  Clay P. Bedford,  Education,  Enthusiasm,  Learning,  Life

“You can only be young once. But you can always be immature.” ~~   Dave Barry

Filed under: Age,  Attitude,  Children,  Dave Barry,  Experience

“I believe that every person is born with talent.” ~~ Maya Angelou

Filed under: Children,  Maya Angelou,  Talent

“A professor can never better distinguish himself in his work than by encouraging a clever pupil, for the true discoverers are among them, as comets amongst the stars.” ~~ Linnaeus

Filed under: Children,  Linnaeus,  Teaching

“It’s never too late to have a happy childhood. But the second one is up to you and no one else.” ~~ Regina Brett

Filed under: Change,  Children,  Choices,  Regina Brett

“Love begins at home, and it is not how much we do, but how much love we put in that action.”~~ Mother Teresa

Filed under: Children,  Love,  Mother Teresa,  Parenting