Category: Quotes for Staff
“Never treat a student’s test score as a synonym for what a student has learned.” – Joe Bower
“If you want to make an easy job seem mighty hard, just keep putting it off.” – Olin Miller
“I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.” – Thomas Alva Edison
“An army of a thousand is easy to find, but, ah, how difficult to find a general.” – Chinese proverb
“Getting things done is not always what is most important. There is value in allowing others to learn, even if the task is not accomplished as quickly, efficiently or effectively.” – R. D. Clyde
“Education is not the filling of a bucket, but the lighting of a fire.” – W. B. Yeats
But seriously, the following quote came from @Aaron_Eyler via Twitter #edchat hashtag.
The best indicator of classroom management might even be what the kids do the days you AREN’T in school.
I know I love it when I return to my class to find reports that they’ve been wonderful and got through everything I planned for them.
What do you think? Is it an accurate measure of your classroom management?
“A good objective of leadership is to help those who are doing poorly to do well, and to help those who are doing well to do even better.” – Jim Rohn