Quotations that match 'curriculum'.

The left sees nothing but bigotry and superstition in the popular defense of the family or in popular attitudes regarding abortion, crime, busing, and the school curriculum. Christopher Lasch
[ Abortion Attitudes Bigotry Crime Curriculum Defense Family Left Nothing Popular Regarding School Sees Superstition]
My father was also a principal of a school and mother was a curriculum advisor. Both were educators. Edwin Moses
[ Advisor Also Both Curriculum Educators Father Mother Principal School Were]
With Michigan's economic future on the line, we can't afford to have our 500 local school districts marching in different directions. Instead, we need a high standards, mandatory curriculum to get all our students on the road to higher education and a good paying job. Jennifer Granholm
[ Afford Curriculum Different Directions Districts Economic Education Future Get Good High Higher Instead Job Line Local Mandatory Marching Michigan Need Our Paying Road School Standards Students]
The curriculum of the school did not neglect India's cultural, analytical and scientific heritage, but was very involved also with the rest of the world. Amartya Sen
[ Also Analytical Cultural Curriculum Did Heritage India Involved Neglect Rest School Scientific Very World]
But for the children of the poorest people we're stripping the curriculum, removing the arts and music, and drilling the children into useful labor. We're not valuing a child for the time in which she actually is a child. Jonathan Kozol
[ Actually Arts Child Children Curriculum Drilling Into Labor Music Poorest Removing She Stripping Time Useful Valuing Which]
Like everybody at that age, I read an awful lot of pulp fiction. But at the same time, I also read quite a bit of history and read that as much for pleasure as part of a curriculum. John Hume
[ Age Also Awful Bit Curriculum Everybody Fiction History Lot Much Part Pleasure Pulp Quite Read Same Time]
Very much like that, and very much a loner, do you know and I didn't fit really into sport or all kind of group activities as a kid, I couldn't find a niche. And music was not really part of the kind of village curriculum it would, you know. Eric Clapton
[ Activities Curriculum Find Fit Group Into Kid Kind Know Loner Much Music Niche Part Really Sport Very Village Would]
If you improve a teacher's self-esteem, confidence, communication skills or stress levels, you improve that teacher's overall effectiveness across the curriculum. Elaine MacDonald
[ Across Communication Confidence Curriculum Effectiveness Improve Levels Overall Self-Esteem Skills Stress Teacher]
As I very much liked to draw and paint as a child, I entered a special art program in high school, which was very much like being in an art school imbedded in a regular high school curriculum. Jerome Isaac Friedman
[ Art Being Child Curriculum Draw Entered High Liked Much Paint Program Regular School Special Very Which]
Because I come from that old-school optics environment, I know stuff about depth of field and camera movement and things that are not necessarily a part of the curriculum for people who started on a box and have never done anything that wasn't on a box. John Dykstra
[ Anything Because Box Camera Come Curriculum Depth Done Environment Field Know Movement Necessarily Never Optics Part Started Stuff Things]
As long as my sixth graders showed an average improvement of five years, the principal and district pretty much left me alone to create my own curriculum and teach whatever I wanted. Dan Simmons
[ Alone Average Create Curriculum District Five Graders Improvement Left Long Much Own Pretty Principal Showed Sixth Teach Wanted Whatever Years]
It is one thing to take as a given that approximately 70 percent of an entering high school freshman class will not attend college, but to assign a particular child to a curriculum designed for that 70 percent closes off for that child the opportunity to attend college. James S. Coleman
[ Approximately Assign Attend Child Class Closes College Curriculum Designed Entering Freshman Given High Off Opportunity Particular Percent School Take Thing Will]
Instead of a national curriculum for education, what is really needed is an individual curriculum for every child. Charles Handy
[ Child Curriculum Education Every Individual Instead National Needed Really]
Instead of trying to come up and pontificate on what literature is, you need to talk with children, to teachers, and make sure they get poetry in the curriculum early. Rita Dove
[ Children Come Curriculum Early Get Instead Literature Make Need Poetry Pontificate Sure Talk Teachers Trying Up]
So many schools have cut the music classes out of their curriculum. We're trying to fill that gap by teaching the teachers how to educate the kids about their musical heritage. Margaret Whiting
[ Classes Curriculum Cut Educate Fill Gap Heritage How Kids Many Music Musical Out Schools Teachers Teaching Their Trying]
Natures' curriculum cannot be changed. Martin Lewis Perl
[ Cannot Changed Curriculum Natures]
I began thinking I would do musical theater because in high school that was really the only sort of curriculum they had as far as getting onstage and doing anything that anybody would see. So that's what I did. Gretchen Mol
[ Anybody Anything Because Began Curriculum Did Doing Far Getting Had High Musical Only Onstage Really School See Sort Theater Thinking Would]
Charter schools are public schools that operate, to a certain extent, outside the system. They have more control over their teachers, curriculum and resources. They also have less money than public schools. Maggie Gallagher
[ Also Certain Charter Control Curriculum Extent Less Money More Operate Outside Over Public Resources Schools System Teachers Than Their]
According to a study by Achieve Incorporated, Texas is the first state to make a college-prep curriculum the standard coursework in high school, starting with this year's ninth grade class. Rick Perry
[ According Achieve Class Curriculum First Grade High Incorporated Make Ninth School Standard Starting State Study Texas Year]
Polytechnique is a school whose multidisciplinary, very high scientific level curriculum is invaluable. Philippe Perrin
[ Curriculum High Invaluable Level School Scientific Very Whose]
We're not a vocational school. If someone wants to get a high-paying job, I would hope that there are easier ways to do it than working through a formal computer science curriculum. Philip Greenspun
[ Computer Curriculum Easier Formal Get Hope Job School Science Someone Than Through Vocational Wants Ways Working Would]
One looks back with appreciation to the brilliant teachers, but with gratitude to those who touched our human feelings. The curriculum is so much necessary raw material, but warmth is the vital element for the growing plant and for the soul of the child. Carl Jung
[ Appreciation Back Brilliant Child Curriculum Element Feelings Gratitude Growing Human Looks Material Much Necessary Our Plant Raw Soul Teachers Those Touched Vital Warmth]
Our second phase was to develop a school curriculum that teaches tolerance, respect for differences, conflict resolution, anger management, and other attributes of peace. Eddie Bernice Johnson
[ Anger Attributes Conflict Curriculum Develop Differences Management Other Our Peace Phase Resolution Respect School Second Teaches Tolerance]
The motives of these parents vary, many parents don't like the curriculum being taught to their kids, or are wary of the threat of peer pressure or the presence of drugs or violence lurking in too many of our schools today. Ernest Istook
[ Being Curriculum Kids Lurking Many Motives Our Parents Peer Presence Pressure Schools Taught Their These Threat Today Too Vary Violence Wary]
In true education, anything that comes to our hand is as good as a book: the prank of a page- boy, the blunder of a servant, a bit of table talk - they are all part of the curriculum. Michel de Montaigne
[ Anything Bit Blunder Book Boy Comes Curriculum Education Good Hand Our Part Prank Servant Table Talk True]