Quotations that match 'teacher'.In this outward and physical ceremony we attest once again to the inner and spiritual strength of our Nation. As my high school teacher, Miss Julia Coleman, used to say: 'We must adjust to changing times and still hold to unchanging principles.'
[ Adjust Again Attest Ceremony Changing Coleman High Hold Inner Julia Miss Must Nation Once Our Outward Physical Principles Say School Spiritual Still Strength Teacher Times Unchanging Used]
Our record number of teenagers must become our record number of high school and college graduates and our record number of teachers, scientists, doctors, lawyers, and skilled professionals.
[ Become College Doctors Graduates High Lawyers Must Number Our Professionals Record School Scientists Skilled Teachers Teenagers]
You never stop learning. If you have a teacher, you never stop being a student.
[ Being Learning Never Stop Student Teacher]
There's many a bestseller that could have been prevented by a good teacher.
[ Been Bestseller Could Good Many Prevented Teacher]
It is worth while too to warn the teacher that undue severity in correcting faults is liable at times to discourage a boy's mind from effort.
[ Boy Correcting Discourage Effort Faults Liable Mind Severity Teacher Times Too Undue Warn While Worth]
Every single major push in education has made it worse and right now it's really bad because everything we've done is de-humanizing education. It's destroying the possibility of the teacher and the student having a warm, friendly, intellectual relationship.
[ Bad Because Destroying Done Education Every Everything Friendly Having Intellectual Made Major Now Possibility Push Really Relationship Right Single Student Teacher Warm Worse]
There are two kinds of teachers: the kind that fill you with so much quail shot that you can't move, and the kind that just gives you a little prod behind and you jump to the skies.
[ Behind Fill Gives Jump Just Kind Kinds Little Move Much Prod Shot Skies Teachers Two]
As long as any adult thinks that he, like the parents and teachers of old, can become introspective, invoking his own youth to understand the youth before him, he is lost. Age
[ Adult Any Become Before Him His Introspective Invoking Long Lost Old Own Parents Teachers Thinks Understand Youth]
Suffering is one of life's great teachers.
[ Great Life Suffering Teachers]
When I went to college, my goal was to be a college history teacher. I majored in history.
[ College Goal History Majored Teacher Went]
My original inspiration was my mom: a few years after the death of my dad, she started dating one my teachers!
[ After Dad Dating Death Few Inspiration Mom Original She Started Teachers Years]
We have seen that, in another unfunded mandate, the so-called No Child Left Behind Act, which created tougher standards, and we all support that, but Congress did not provide the money to attract and hire the best teachers.
[ Act Another Attract Behind Best Child Congress Created Did Hire Left Mandate Money Provide Seen So-Called Standards Support Teachers Tougher Unfunded Which]
I am a teacher, and I am proud of it. At Cornell University I have taught primarily undergraduates, and indeed almost every year since 1966 have taught first-year general chemistry.
[ Almost Am Chemistry Cornell Every General Indeed Primarily Proud Since Taught Teacher Undergraduates University Year]
You know how to tell if the teacher is hung over? Movie Day.
[ Day How Hung Know Movie Over Teacher Tell]
I do recognise that, where recruitment difficulties persist, teachers can be put under great pressure.
[ Difficulties Great Persist Pressure Put Recognise Recruitment Teachers Under Where]
When my opera Plump Jack was performed in 1989, my first piano teacher sent me something that I'd composed when I was four. I remember I played it, and it still sounded like me. I'm the same composer I was then.
[ Composed Composer First Four Jack Opera Performed Piano Played Remember Same Sent Something Sounded Still Teacher Then]
As a former high school teacher, I know that investing in education is one of the most important things we can do, not only for our children, but for the benefit of our whole community.
[ Benefit Children Community Education Former High Important Investing Know Most Only Our School Teacher Things Whole]
So what does a good teacher do? Create tension - but just the right amount.
[ Amount Create Does Good Just Right Teacher Tension]
Teachers are sort of faced with a thankless task, because no matter how good they are, unless they find a way to personally rationalize the rewards of their effort, nobody else is really going to do it for them en masse.
[ Because Effort Else En Faced Find Going Good How Masse Matter Nobody Personally Rationalize Really Rewards Sort Task Teachers Thankless Their Them Unless Way]
Music when healthy, is the teacher of perfect order, and when depraved, the teacher of perfect disorder. Music
[ Depraved Disorder Healthy Music Order Perfect Teacher]
I went whole hog at the actor's lifestyle - really embraced it. I had by then known how much I loved acting already, because I discovered acting from a teacher in the seminary - that's the first place I ever did it, in the seminary.
[ Acting Actor Already Because Did Discovered Embraced Ever First Had Hog How Known Lifestyle Loved Much Place Really Seminary Teacher Then Went Whole]
As they work hard for our children, America's teachers often reach into their own pockets to make sure they have the best classroom supplies. I feel strongly that the federal government should help make up for their personal financial burden.
[ America Best Burden Children Classroom Federal Feel Financial Government Hard Help Into Make Often Our Own Personal Pockets Reach Should Strongly Supplies Sure Teachers Their Up Work]
We've heard from many teachers that they used episodes of Star Trek and concepts of Star Trek in their science classrooms in order to engage the students.
[ Classrooms Concepts Engage Episodes Heard Many Order Science Star Students Teachers Their Trek Used]
I was an elementary school teacher.
[ Elementary School Teacher]
As a student I learned from wonderful teachers and ever since then I've thought everyone is a teacher.
[ Ever Everyone Learned Since Student Teacher Teachers Then Thought Wonderful]
But the fact is, no matter how good the teacher, how small the class, how focused on quality education the school may be none of this matters if we ignore the individual needs of our students.
[ Class Education Fact Focused Good How Ignore Individual Matter Matters May Needs None Our Quality School Small Students Teacher]
Teachers can go on cruises with the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration and anyone can spend the summer as a volunteer in a National Parks and even earn money doing it.
[ Administration Anyone Atmospheric Cruises Doing Earn Even Go Money National Parks Spend Summer Teachers Volunteer]
Many spiritual teachers - in Buddhism, in Islam - have talked about first-hand experience of the world as an important part of the path to wisdom, to enlightenment.
[ Buddhism Enlightenment Experience First-Hand Important Islam Many Part Path Spiritual Talked Teachers Wisdom World]
Misdirected focus on paperwork, on procedures, and on bureaucracy frustrates teachers and fails to give children the education they need.
[ Bureaucracy Children Education Fails Focus Frustrates Give Misdirected Need Paperwork Procedures Teachers]
To make the moral achievement implicit in science a source of strength to civilization, the scientist will have to have the cooperation also of the philosopher and the religious teacher.
[ Achievement Also Civilization Cooperation Implicit Make Moral Philosopher Religious Science Scientist Source Strength Teacher Will]
I think that, I'm sure there are gonna be some teachers who are very entrenched in the system, who are going to buy in to what they're being told, as to what the kids are being fed.
[ Being Buy Entrenched Fed Going Gonna Kids Some Sure System Teachers Think Told Very]
We have the Troops to Teachers program, which encourages retired military individuals to go into teaching.
[ Encourages Go Individuals Into Military Program Retired Teachers Teaching Troops Which]
He was the editor of our paper. He created the publishing house in Hebrew. He was - I wouldn't say the "guru" - but really he was our teacher and a most respected man. I wrote for the paper of the youth movement.
[ Created Editor Guru Hebrew House Man Most Movement Our Paper Publishing Really Respected Say Teacher Wrote Youth]
A good teacher must know the rules; a good pupil, the exceptions.
[ Exceptions Good Know Must Pupil Rules Teacher]
My mother, who was professional schoolteacher, was particularly concerned about our formal education and even went so far as to start a private school together with some other parents so that our intellectual needs would be met.
[ Concerned Education Even Far Formal Intellectual Met Mother Needs Other Our Parents Particularly Private Professional School Schoolteacher Some Start Together Went Would]
Some teachers had been trained to work out at Southern because I carried two out there. I carried a lady down here from Palmer's Crossing, used to play piano, and Billy Carter.
[ Because Been Billy Carried Carter Crossing Down Had Here Lady Out Palmer Piano Play Some Southern Teachers Trained Two Used Work]
Our teachers are responsible for our children's welfare for the six or eight hours they are at school and we need to know without question that their safety will be paramount on the minds of teachers, faculty and volunteers.
[ Children Eight Faculty Hours Know Minds Need Our Paramount Question Responsible Safety School Six Teachers Their Volunteers Welfare Will Without]
Aside from a few master teachers that we have had over the years, this has been a completely local talent development. But people have started to come now from Chicago, we have a number of students from Chicago and different places of the country and even in the world.
[ Aside Been Chicago Come Completely Country Development Different Even Few Had Local Master Now Number Over Places Started Students Talent Teachers World Years]
Writing, I'm convinced, should be a subversive activity - frowned on by the authorities - and not one cooed over and praised beyond common sense by some teacher.
[ Activity Authorities Beyond Common Convinced Frowned Over Praised Sense Should Some Subversive Teacher Writing]
Teachers make a difference, and we would serve our students better by focusing on attracting and retaining the quality teachers by raising teacher pay.
[ Attracting Better Difference Focusing Make Our Pay Quality Raising Retaining Serve Students Teacher Teachers Would]
Learning, while at school, that the charge for the education of girls was the same as that for boys, and that, when they became teachers, women received only half as much as men for their services, the injustice of this distinction was so apparent.
[ Apparent Became Boys Charge Distinction Education Girls Half Injustice Learning Men Much Only Received Same School Services Teachers Their While Women]
The teachers are getting screwed, blued, and tattooed by the system.
[ Getting Screwed System Tattooed Teachers]
Every child grows; everything depends on the teacher.
[ Child Depends Every Everything Grows Teacher]
Education should be one of our top funding priorities; talking about it does not help the teachers and students who desperately need promises fulfilled.
[ Desperately Does Education Fulfilled Funding Help Need Our Priorities Promises Should Students Talking Teachers Top]
Teachers started recognizing me and praising me for being smart in science and that made me want to be even smarter in science!
[ Being Even Made Praising Recognizing Science Smart Smarter Started Teachers Want]
Your best teacher is your last mistake.
[ Best Last Mistake Teacher Your]
We expert teachers know that motivation and emotional impact are what matter.
[ Emotional Expert Impact Know Matter Motivation Teachers]
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.
[ Also Certain Charter Control Curriculum Extent Less Money More Operate Outside Over Public Resources Schools System Teachers Than Their]
The teacher who is indeed wise does not bid you to enter the house of his wisdom but rather leads you to the threshold of your mind. Wisdom
[ Bid Does Enter His House Indeed Leads Mind Rather Teacher Threshold Wisdom Wise Your]
I've learned that mistakes can often be as good a teacher as success.
[ Good Learned Mistakes Often Success Teacher]
I'm sure any vocal teacher that listens to me would rather cut my throat than do anything - I do everything all wrong - but I think for me that's the best - because I don't think I have a voice so I think what I project would be style - if I learned to sing I'd lose my style.
[ Any Anything Because Best Cut Everything Learned Listens Lose Project Rather Sing Style Sure Teacher Than Think Throat Vocal Voice Would Wrong]
We must be willing to pay inspiring math and science teachers, who have high paying alternatives in industry, more to teach and reward students who take more challenging courses in high school.
[ Alternatives Challenging Courses High Industry Inspiring Math More Must Pay Paying Reward School Science Students Take Teach Teachers Willing]
I am sure it is one's duty as a teacher to try to show boys that no opinions, no tastes, no emotions are worth much unless they are one's own. I suffered acutely as a boy from the lack of being shown this.
[ Acutely Am Being Boy Boys Duty Emotions Lack Much Opinions Own Show Shown Suffered Sure Tastes Teacher Try Unless Worth]
My old teacher's definition of poetry is an attempt to understand.
[ Attempt Definition Old Poetry Teacher Understand]
He most honors my style who learns under it to destroy the teacher.
[ Destroy Honors Learns Most Style Teacher Under]
If you think your teacher is tough, wait until you get a boss. He doesn't have tenure.
[ Boss Get Teacher Tenure Think Tough Until Wait Your]
Thus, the standard library will serve as both a tool and as a teacher.
[ Both Library Serve Standard Teacher Thus Tool Will]
The world of knowledge takes a crazy turn when teachers themselves are taught to learn.
[ Crazy Knowledge Learn Takes Taught Teachers Themselves Turn World]
Every child should have a caring adult in their lives. And that's not always a biological parent or family member. It may be a friend or neighbor. Often times it is a teacher.
[ Adult Always Biological Caring Child Every Family Friend Lives May Member Neighbor Often Parent Should Teacher Their Times]
Creative activity could be described as a type of learning process where teacher and pupil are located in the same individual.
[ Activity Could Creative Described Individual Learning Located Process Pupil Same Teacher Type Where]
My first public impression was my French teacher, Derek Swift.
[ Derek First French Impression Public Swift Teacher]
A wisely chosen illustration is almost essential to fasten the truth upon the ordinary mind, and no teacher can afford to neglect this part of his preparation.
[ Afford Almost Chosen Essential Fasten His Illustration Mind Neglect Ordinary Part Preparation Teacher Truth Upon Wisely]
When you become a parent, or a teacher, you turn into a manager of this whole system. You become the person controlling the bubble of innocence around a child, regulating it.
[ Around Become Bubble Child Controlling Innocence Into Manager Parent Person Regulating System Teacher Turn Whole]
They should regard me as what I am. I am a spiritual leader and teacher.
[ Am Leader Regard Should Spiritual Teacher]
I think we spend too much on K-12 education a.k.a. teachers' salaries. It's the only industry where you never see any productivity increases.
[ Any Education Increases Industry Much Never Only Productivity Salaries See Spend Teachers Think Too Where]
As individuals, we are shaped by story from the time of birth; we are formed by what we are told by our parents, our teachers, our intimates.
[ Birth Formed Individuals Intimates Our Parents Shaped Story Teachers Time Told]
My current mantra is that sometimes we need teachers in our lives. I never had that in my life, parents and stuff like that; I tried to stay on the outside of them or anybody that had that kind of influence.
[ Anybody Current Had Influence Kind Life Lives Mantra Need Never Our Outside Parents Sometimes Stay Stuff Teachers Them Tried]
There are a couple of teachers I have had without whose influence I would not be as happy with who I am.
[ Am Couple Had Happy Influence Teachers Whose Without Would]
We can teach a lot of things, but if the teacher can't relate by talking to a group of friendly students, he'll never be a competent teacher.
[ Competent Friendly Group Lot Never Relate Students Talking Teach Teacher Things]
The greatest teacher I know is the job itself.
[ Greatest Itself Job Know Teacher]
Everywhere I go, I'm asked if I think the universities stifle writers. My opinion is that they don't stifle enough of them. There's many a best seller that could have been prevented by a good teacher.
[ Asked Been Best Could Enough Everywhere Go Good Many Opinion Prevented Seller Stifle Teacher Them Think Universities Writers]
Following my junior year in high school, I went on a camping trip through Russia in a group led by Horst Momber, a young language teacher from Roosevelt.
[ Camping Following Group High Junior Language Led Roosevelt Russia School Teacher Through Trip Went Year Young]
Every man who rises above the common level has received two educations: the first from his teachers; the second, more personal and important, from himself.
[ Above Common Educations Every First Himself His Important Level Man More Personal Received Rises Second Teachers Two]
My first career was as a coach and a teacher.
[ Career Coach First Teacher]
We don't take care of our teachers and our cops and our firemen. They should be at the top of our list.
[ Care Cops Firemen List Our Should Take Teachers Top]
I'm home schooled, and I have a teacher that goes with me on all my movies.
[ Goes Home Movies Schooled Teacher]
The parents have a right to say that no teacher paid by their money shall rob their children of faith in God and send them back to their homes skeptical, or infidels, or agnostics, or atheists.
[ Atheists Back Children Faith God Homes Infidels Money Paid Parents Right Rob Say Send Shall Skeptical Teacher Their Them]
I was terrified of being a teacher. To stand in front of a classroom, the responsibility is boggling. Imagine! Standing in front of people!
[ Being Classroom Front Imagine Responsibility Stand Standing Teacher Terrified]
When I first started teaching at Berkeley in 1958, I could not announce that I was gay to anybody, though probably quite a few of my fellow teachers knew.
[ Announce Anybody Berkeley Could Fellow Few First Gay Knew Probably Quite Started Teachers Teaching Though]
What we now call school training, the pursuit of fixed studies at stated hours under the constant guidance of a teacher, I could scarcely be said to have enjoyed.
[ Call Constant Could Enjoyed Fixed Guidance Hours Now Pursuit Said Scarcely School Stated Studies Teacher Training Under]
A Latin teacher told me I might make a good actress, and that stuck in my memory. I did some modeling, and Polanski gave me that small part.
[ Actress Did Gave Good Latin Make Memory Might Modeling Part Polanski Small Some Stuck Teacher Told]
Come forth into the light of things, let nature be your teacher. Nature
[ Come Forth Into Light Nature Teacher Things Your]
I remember a moment when the Prince went back to his old school, Grammar School in Melbourne, and slightly to his horror his old music teacher produced a cello.
[ Back Cello Grammar His Horror Melbourne Moment Music Old Prince Produced Remember School Slightly Teacher Went]
Far from wishing to awaken the artist in the pupil prematurely, the teacher considers it his first task to make him a skilled artisan with sovereign control of his craft.
[ Artisan Artist Awaken Considers Control Craft Far First Him His Make Prematurely Pupil Skilled Sovereign Task Teacher Wishing]
To a teacher of languages there comes a time when the world is but a place of many words and man appears a mere talking animal not much more wonderful than a parrot.
[ Animal Appears Comes Languages Man Many Mere More Much Parrot Place Talking Teacher Than Time Wonderful Words World]
How dare anyone, parent, schoolteacher, or merely literary critic, tell me not to act colored.
[ Act Anyone Colored Critic Dare How Literary Merely Parent Schoolteacher Tell]
What a blind person needs is not a teacher but another self.
[ Another Blind Needs Person Self Teacher]
Give your teachers the respect they deserve, because they are the ones who can help you get where you need to go.
[ Because Deserve Get Give Go Help Need Ones Respect Teachers Where Your]
We really think it is a good thing for scientists to spend a little bit of their time either in the community or in schools or helping to train high school teachers.
[ Bit Community Either Good Helping High Little Really School Schools Scientists Spend Teachers Their Thing Think Time Train]
If we had in this room a hundred teachers, good teachers from good schools, and asked them to define the word education, there would be very little general agreement.
[ Agreement Asked Define Education General Good Had Hundred Little Room Schools Teachers Them Very Word Would]
When you get to 15 and most of your teachers are priests, there's bound to be a conflict.
[ Bound Conflict Get Most Priests Teachers Your]
Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can't lose. Success
[ Into Lose Lousy Smart Success Teacher Thinking]
I spent most of my high school years on movie sets and I'd have like one teacher, which was really bad.
[ Bad High Most Movie Really School Sets Spent Teacher Which Years]
No one is more important to the future of our state than our teachers.
[ Future Important More Our State Teachers Than]
The role of the teacher remains the highest calling of a free people. To the teacher, America entrusts her most precious resource, her children; and asks that they be prepared... to face the rigors of individual participation in a democratic society.
[ America Asks Calling Children Democratic Face Free Her Highest Individual Most Participation Precious Prepared Remains Resource Role Society Teacher]
Why can't teachers end up owning schools, the way waiters can open their own restaurants?
[ End Open Own Owning Restaurants Schools Teachers Their Up Waiters Way Why]
Children should learn that reading is pleasure, not just something that teachers make you do in school.
[ Children Just Learn Make Pleasure Reading School Should Something Teachers]
Well, the teacher I studied with for nineteen and a half years was a man named Paul Gavert. He was a great lieder singer, so basically I'm a trained lieder singer because of that teacher. The teacher I currently study with - since 1995 - is Joan Lader, who also studied with Gavert.
[ Also Basically Because Currently Great Half Joan Lieder Man Named Nineteen Paul Since Singer Studied Study Teacher Trained Well Years]
You can get help from teachers, but you are going to have to learn a lot by yourself, sitting alone in a room.
[ Alone Get Going Help Learn Lot Room Sitting Teachers Yourself]
The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
[ Demonstrates Explains Good Great Inspires Mediocre Superior Teacher Tells]
Americanism demands loyalty to the teacher and respect for his lesson.
[ Americanism Demands His Lesson Loyalty Respect Teacher]
A child's learning is a function more of the characteristics of his classmates than those of the teacher.
[ Characteristics Child Classmates Function His Learning More Teacher Than Those]
We teachers can only help the work going on, as servants wait upon a master.
[ Going Help Master Only Servants Teachers Upon Wait Work]
Study how water flows in a valley stream, smoothly and freely between the rocks. Also learn from holy books and wise people. Everything - even mountains, rivers, plants and trees - should be your teacher.
[ Also Between Books Even Everything Flows Freely Holy How Learn Mountains Plants Rivers Rocks Should Smoothly Stream Study Teacher Trees Valley Water Wise Your]
If I'd stayed at college I would have become a teacher.
[ Become College Stayed Teacher Would]
After taking my B.A. degree in 1939 I remained at the University for a further year to take an advanced course in Biochemistry, and surprised myself and my teachers by obtaining a first class examination result.
[ Advanced After Biochemistry Class Course Degree Examination First Further Myself Obtaining Remained Result Surprised Take Taking Teachers University Year]
I cannot emphasize enough the importance of a good teacher.
[ Cannot Emphasize Enough Good Importance Teacher]
Art owes its origin to Nature herself... this beautiful creation, the world, supplied the first model, while the original teacher was that divine intelligence which has not only made us superior to the other animals, but like God Himself, if I may venture to say it.
[ Animals Art Beautiful Creation Divine First God Herself Himself Intelligence Made May Model Nature Only Origin Original Other Owes Say Superior Supplied Teacher Us Venture Which While World]
Where else but in America could a schoolteacher from Kansas City end up the governor of her adopted state?
[ Adopted America City Could Else End Governor Her Kansas Schoolteacher State Up Where]
A master can tell you what he expects of you. A teacher, though, awakens your own expectations.
[ Awakens Expectations Expects Master Own Teacher Tell Though Your]
A friend of mine said, no matter what I do I always look like an English teacher. She actually said, you still look like a Campbell's Soup kid.
[ Actually Always Campbell English Friend Kid Look Matter Mine Said She Soup Still Teacher]
Upon arriving, meeting their teachers and signing up for classes, these students began to realize that their attendance at Delaware State University was not a goal achieved, but rather a dream being sewn - a first step, if you will.
[ Achieved Arriving Attendance Began Being Classes Delaware Dream First Goal Meeting Rather Realize Signing State Step Students Teachers Their These University Up Upon Will]
Our government is the potent, the omnipresent teacher. For good or ill it teaches the whole people by its example.
[ Example Good Government Ill Omnipresent Our Potent Teacher Teaches Whole]
I could undertake to be an efficient pupil if it were possible to find an efficient teacher.
[ Could Efficient Find Possible Pupil Teacher Undertake Were]
The main thing I am interested in is my experience as a teacher.
[ Am Experience Interested Main Teacher Thing]
I was lucky that I met the right mentors and teachers at the right moment.
[ Lucky Mentors Met Moment Right Teachers]
The object of teaching a child is to enable him to get along without his teacher.
[ Along Child Enable Get Him His Object Teacher Teaching Without]
In other words, if a teacher only teaches in one way, then they conclude that the kids who can't learn well that way don't have the ability, when, in fact, it may be that the way the teacher's teaching is not a particularly good match to the way those kids learn.
[ Ability Conclude Fact Good Kids Learn Match May Only Other Particularly Teacher Teaches Teaching Then Those Way Well Words]
Mama was my greatest teacher, a teacher of compassion, love and fearlessness. If love is sweet as a flower, then my mother is that sweet flower of love.
[ Compassion Fearlessness Flower Greatest Love Mama Mother Sweet Teacher Then]
I loved almost everything about being a teacher, but I was an unusual teacher.
[ Almost Being Everything Loved Teacher Unusual]
If kids come to educators and teachers from strong, healthy functioning families, it makes our job easier. If they do not come to us from strong, healthy, functioning families, it makes our job more important. Parenting
[ Come Easier Educators Families Functioning Healthy Important Job Kids Makes More Our Strong Teachers Us]
I feel really good in the teacher role.
[ Feel Good Really Role Teacher]
My mother and my father were teachers. My grandmother and my grandfather were teachers. This is something I really know about. Even when I was a kid, it was a profession my father couldn't stay in, because he couldn't make enough money.
[ Because Enough Even Father Grandfather Grandmother Kid Know Make Money Mother Profession Really Something Stay Teachers Were]
If it wasn't for my drama teacher, I wouldn't be here right now.
[ Drama Here Now Right Teacher]
I remember the mentoring experiences of some teachers that I had, like a second term home room teacher in public school that really was very helpful to me.
[ Experiences Had Helpful Home Mentoring Public Really Remember Room School Second Some Teacher Teachers Term Very]
I am confident that the vast majority of teachers will work with us towards achieving that goal.
[ Achieving Am Confident Goal Majority Teachers Towards Us Vast Will Work]
The impending teacher shortage is the most critical education issue we will face in the next decade.
[ Critical Decade Education Face Impending Issue Most Next Shortage Teacher Will]
I was using them as teachers for technique but I was never trying to be a folk.
[ Folk Never Teachers Technique Them Trying Using]
It is commonly said that a teacher fails if he has not been surpassed by his students. There has been no failure on our part in this regard considering how far they have gone.
[ Been Commonly Considering Fails Failure Far Gone His How Our Part Regard Said Students Surpassed Teacher]
You know, I loved math. My mom was a math teacher.
[ Know Loved Math Mom Teacher]
Everybody's a teacher if you listen.
[ Everybody Listen Teacher]
Poetry is a special use of language that opens onto the real. The business of the poet is truth telling, which is why in the Celtic tradition no one could be a teacher unless he or she was a poet.
[ Business Celtic Could Language Onto Opens Poet Poetry Real She Special Teacher Telling Tradition Truth Unless Use Which Why]
I attended the University of Louisville my freshman year, transferred to what was then Western Kentucky State Teachers College for my sophomore and junior years, and then graduated from the University of Louisville in the summer of 1961.
[ Attended College Freshman Graduated Junior Kentucky Louisville Sophomore State Summer Teachers Then Transferred University Western Year Years]
Prayers were held in Assembly Hall. We all perched in rows on wooden benches while teachers sat up on the platform in armchairs, facing us.
[ Assembly Benches Facing Hall Held Perched Platform Prayers Rows Sat Teachers Up Us Were While Wooden]
I have long enjoyed the friendship and companionship of Republicans because I am by instinct a teacher, and I would like to teach them something.
[ Am Because Companionship Enjoyed Friendship Instinct Long Republicans Something Teach Teacher Them Would]
In a rational society we would want our presidents to be teachers. In our actual society we insist they be cheerleaders.
[ Actual Cheerleaders Insist Our Presidents Rational Society Teachers Want Would]
We can pay teachers a hundred thousand dollars a year, and we'll do nothing to improve our schools as long as we keep the A, B, C, D, F grading system.
[ Dollars Hundred Improve Keep Long Nothing Our Pay Schools System Teachers Thousand Year]
When I am able to resist the temptation to judge others, I can see them as teachers of forgiveness in my life, reminding me that I can only have peace of mind when I forgive rather than judge.
[ Able Am Forgive Forgiveness Judge Life Mind Only Others Peace Rather Reminding Resist See Teachers Temptation Than Them]
Research is starting to show that a child should be engaged at least 20 hours a week. I do not think it matters which program you choose as long as it keeps the child actively engaged with the therapist, teacher, or parent for at least 20 hours a week.
[ Actively Child Choose Engaged Hours Keeps Least Long Matters Parent Program Research Should Show Starting Teacher Therapist Think Week Which]
That's a big deal for kids, when they come into the kitchen and the teacher is drinking coffee with mom. They react differently on the next day when you say: 'Sit down and shut-up!'
[ Big Coffee Come Day Deal Differently Down Drinking Into Kids Kitchen Mom Next React Say Sit Teacher]
My father was my teacher. But most importantly he was a great dad. Dad
[ Dad Father Great Importantly Most Teacher]
A good teacher can inspire hope, ignite the imagination, and instill a love of learning.
[ Good Hope Ignite Imagination Inspire Instill Learning Love Teacher]
I think a secure profession for young people is history teacher, because in the future, there will be so much more of it to teach.
[ Because Future History More Much Profession Secure Teach Teacher Think Will Young]
How much more must this be so in my own case for I am conscious not only of the great names and achievements of those who have preceded me, but also of the living presence of many of my masters and teachers.
[ Achievements Also Am Case Conscious Great How Living Many Masters More Much Must Names Only Own Preceded Presence Teachers Those]
But the idea that I should be a teacher and a researcher of some sort did not vary over the years.
[ Did Idea Over Researcher Should Some Sort Teacher Vary Years]
If I am walking with two other men, each of them will serve as my teacher. I will pick out the good points of the one and imitate them, and the bad points of the other and correct them in myself.
[ Am Bad Correct Each Good Imitate Men Myself Other Out Pick Points Serve Teacher Them Two Walking Will]
The only reason we make good role models is because you guys look up to athletes and we can influence you in positive ways. But the real role models should be your parents and teachers!
[ Athletes Because Good Guys Influence Look Make Models Only Parents Positive Real Reason Role Should Teachers Up Ways Your]
Most of us end up with no more than five or six people who remember us. Teachers have thousands of people who remember them for the rest of their lives.
[ End Five Lives More Most Remember Rest Six Teachers Than Their Them Thousands Up Us]
Most of my teachers probably found I made less trouble if they let me read.
[ Found Less Made Most Probably Read Teachers Trouble]
When people lack teachers, their tendencies are not corrected; when they do not have ritual and moral principles, then their lawlessness is not controlled.
[ Controlled Corrected Lack Lawlessness Moral Principles Ritual Teachers Tendencies Their Then]
I have always believed that 98% of a student's progress is due to his own efforts, and 2% to his teacher.
[ Always Believed Due Efforts His Own Progress Student Teacher]
It may be said that modern Europe with teachers who inform it that its realist instincts are beautiful, acts ill and honors what is ill.
[ Acts Beautiful Europe Honors Ill Inform Instincts May Modern Realist Said Teachers]
Of all the hard jobs around, one of the hardest is being a good teacher.
[ Around Being Good Hard Hardest Jobs Teacher]
I was a hyper kid in school and the teacher suggested to my mom she needed to do something with me.
[ Hyper Kid Mom Needed School She Something Suggested Teacher]
There was the best teachers from the Czech Philharmonic, highly dedicated people, some of the best musicians in the world passing on the knowledge about the country, about the principles, and about the music.
[ Best Country Czech Dedicated Highly Knowledge Music Musicians Passing Philharmonic Principles Some Teachers World]
We love the precepts for the teacher's sake.
[ Love Precepts Sake Teacher]
I thought, well of course, Kinsey absolutely adored teaching. He was a wonderful teacher. So these kids really inspired me. So that was a clue I hung onto. He loved young people, he absolutely loved them. And he loved teaching them and trying to help them.
[ Absolutely Adored Clue Course Help Hung Inspired Kids Kinsey Loved Onto Really Teacher Teaching Them These Thought Trying Well Wonderful Young]
Let's reintroduce corporal punishment in the schools - and use it on the teachers.
[ Corporal Punishment Reintroduce Schools Teachers Use]
I was a teacher for a long time. I taught at a community college: voice, theory, humanities. And nowadays, music education is a dying thing. Funding is being cut more and more and more.
[ Being College Community Cut Dying Education Funding Humanities Long More Music Nowadays Taught Teacher Theory Thing Time Voice]
I would suggest that teachers show their students concrete examples of the negative effects of the actions that gangsta rappers glorify.
[ Actions Concrete Effects Examples Gangsta Glorify Negative Rappers Show Students Suggest Teachers Their Would]
Make no mistake about it: Next to parents and families, our teachers are the most important influence in our children's lives.
[ Children Families Important Influence Lives Make Mistake Most Next Our Parents Teachers]
I started studying music at the age of five and a half. My older sister was taking piano lessons. When her teacher left our apartment, I would get up on the piano bench and start picking out the notes that were part of my sister's lessons.
[ Age Apartment Bench Five Get Half Her Left Lessons Music Notes Older Our Out Part Piano Picking Sister Start Started Studying Taking Teacher Up Were Would]
I need a teacher quite as much as Helen. I know the education of this child will be the distinguishing event of my life, if I have the brains and perseverance to accomplish it.
[ Accomplish Brains Child Distinguishing Education Event Helen Know Life Much Need Perseverance Quite Teacher Will]
My duty as a teacher is to train, educate future programmers.
[ Duty Educate Future Programmers Teacher Train]
Teacher unions are an interest group that acts in defense of their own interests, which means the union bosses' interests, not the members.
[ Acts Bosses Defense Group Interest Interests Means Members Own Teacher Their Union Unions Which]
I was reading five or six years ahead of my grade during public school. I was pretty bored. I made a contract with some of my teachers that if I didn't ask too many questions, I could work in the back of the room.
[ Ahead Ask Back Bored Contract Could During Five Grade Made Many Pretty Public Questions Reading Room School Six Some Teachers Too Work Years]
For they, the philosophers, were considered teachers of right living, which is far more excellent, since to speak well belongs only to a few, but to live well belongs to all.
[ Belongs Considered Excellent Far Few Live Living More Only Philosophers Right Since Speak Teachers Well Were Which]
I was born in Norway, and when I was little I went to live in Detroit, Michigan. My father was a professor of philosophy at Wayne University, and my mother was also a teacher.
[ Also Born Detroit Father Little Live Michigan Mother Norway Philosophy Professor Teacher University Wayne Went]
A teacher who is not dogmatic is simply a teacher who is not teaching.
[ Dogmatic Simply Teacher Teaching]
Cameras in classrooms are no substitute for greater authority by parents and teachers.
[ Authority Cameras Classrooms Greater Parents Substitute Teachers]
High school music teachers... nobody makes a living off it.
[ High Living Makes Music Nobody Off School Teachers]
When I was in junior high school, the teachers voted me the student most likely to end up in the electric chair.
[ Chair Electric End High Junior Likely Most School Student Teachers Up Voted]
We need to tap the resource of current and retiring science and math professionals that have both content mastery and the practical experience to serve as effective teachers.
[ Both Content Current Effective Experience Mastery Math Need Practical Professionals Resource Retiring Science Serve Tap Teachers]
Adversity is a great teacher, but this teacher makes us pay dearly for its instruction; and often the profit we derive, is not worth the price we paid.
[ Adversity Dearly Derive Great Instruction Makes Often Paid Pay Price Profit Teacher Us Worth]
Experience is the best teacher of all. And for that, there are no guarantees that one will become an artist. Only the journey matters.
[ Artist Become Best Experience Guarantees Journey Matters Only Teacher Will]
I want to work with the teachers' union. But as I said out there, we have to put the kids first and we are letting down a generation of California children. It's not acceptable.
[ Acceptable California Children Down First Generation Kids Letting Out Put Said Teachers Union Want Work]
In high school, I was Mr. Choir Boy. I had solos, I was helping out the tenors with their parts and our choir teacher would ask me what songs we should do.
[ Ask Boy Choir Had Helping High Mr Our Out Parts School Should Solos Songs Teacher Their Would]
Jackson went from the professor's chair to the officer's saddle. He carried with him the very elements of character which made him odious as a teacher; but I never saw him in an arbitrary mood.
[ Arbitrary Carried Chair Character Elements Him Jackson Made Mood Never Odious Officer Professor Saddle Saw Teacher Very Went Which]
Now all my teachers are dead except silence.
[ Dead Except Now Silence Teachers]
We are fortunate to have some of the greatest and best teachers in the world, but we want to make sure that those few that try to sneak through the system are caught in advance.
[ Advance Best Caught Few Fortunate Greatest Make Sneak Some Sure System Teachers Those Through Try Want World]
If you put down a list of jobs, doctor, lawyer, janitor, teacher or movie star, everybody would pick the movie star. And why? So you could lie around the pool, drink margaritas and send money to your parents. So that's what I did.
[ Around Could Did Doctor Down Drink Everybody Janitor Jobs Lawyer Lie List Money Movie Parents Pick Pool Put Send Star Teacher Why Would Your]
My father followed, during most of his life, the precarious occupation of a country school teacher.
[ Country During Father Followed His Life Most Occupation Precarious School Teacher]
As the earth spins through space, a view from above the North Pole would encompass most of the wealth of the world - most of its food, productive machines, doctors, engineers and teachers. A view from the opposite pole would encompass most of the world's poor.
[ Above Doctors Earth Encompass Engineers Food Machines Most North Opposite Pole Poor Productive Space Teachers Through View Wealth World Would]
I played saxophone, so I was into jazz. I learned from each audience and each teacher that I had. I can't really tell you any rules or anything, but the way I develop my beliefs is really just by personally learning from different situations.
[ Any Anything Audience Beliefs Develop Different Each Had Into Jazz Just Learned Learning Personally Played Really Rules Saxophone Situations Teacher Tell Way]
Well, first I studied piano. I wasn't very satisfied because I though my teachers were dumb... and repressive.
[ Because Dumb First Piano Repressive Satisfied Studied Teachers Though Very Well Were]
A garden is a grand teacher. It teaches patience and careful watchfulness; it teaches industry and thrift; above all it teaches entire trust.
[ Above Careful Entire Garden Grand Industry Patience Teacher Teaches Thrift Trust]
I remember when I was a kid in school and teachers would explain things to me about what I read, and I'd think, Where did they get that? I didn't read that in there. Later you look at it and think, That's kind of an interesting idea.
[ Did Explain Get Idea Interesting Kid Kind Later Look Read Remember School Teachers Things Think Where Would]
When I had my first voice lesson I was 15 years old. And I had a really good teacher. This is what made all the difference. A good teacher will teach you the technique, but also how to listen to your voice.
[ Also Difference First Good Had How Lesson Listen Made Old Really Teach Teacher Technique Voice Will Years Your]
I had a number of teachers who hated me. I didn't do well in school.
[ Had Hated Number School Teachers Well]
I'm a freak, everything has to be totally flat when I play. Ed Will, my jazz teacher, set up everything completely flat, and then you'd tilt your snare drum away from you, so I do that too. So my snare tilts away from me.
[ Away Completely Drum Ed Everything Flat Freak Jazz Play Set Snare Teacher Then Tilt Too Totally Up Will Your]
But the best thing Washington can do for education is realize that our role is limited. Washington must keep its promises, but let those who know our childrens' names- parents, teachers and school board members- make education decisions.
[ Best Board Decisions Education Keep Know Limited Make Must Our Parents Promises Realize Role School Teachers Thing Those Washington]
Do I think it's OK to fight authority as long as you're only talking about the high school teacher? No.
[ Authority Fight High Long Ok Only School Talking Teacher Think]
After this, I took private lessons in Italian from an elementary school teacher. He gave me themes to write about, and some of them turned out so well that he told me to publish them in a newspaper.
[ After Elementary Gave Italian Lessons Newspaper Out Private Publish School Some Teacher Them Themes Told Took Turned Well Write]
It is not easy to imagine how little interested a scientist usually is in the work of any other, with the possible exception of the teacher who backs him or the student who honors him.
[ Any Backs Easy Exception Him Honors How Imagine Interested Little Other Possible Scientist Student Teacher Usually Work]
In America the schools have become too permissive, the kids now are controlling the schools, the tail is wagging the dog. We've got to make a change there and get it back to where the teachers have control of the classrooms.
[ America Back Become Change Classrooms Control Controlling Dog Get Got Kids Make Now Permissive Schools Tail Teachers Too Where]
No voice teacher can be all things to all people. You have to gain information from whatever sources you can. You have to listen.
[ Gain Information Listen Sources Teacher Things Voice Whatever]
Parents should be encouraged to read to their children, and teachers should be equipped with all available techniques for teaching literacy, so the varying needs and capacities of individual kids can be taken into account.
[ Account Available Capacities Children Encouraged Equipped Individual Into Kids Literacy Needs Parents Read Should Taken Teachers Teaching Techniques Their Varying]
I do a lot of work with the Dyslexia Institute because, for people with dyslexia who do not have parental support, it is a huge disadvantage. I was fortunate because my Mum was a teacher and she taught me to work hard.
[ Because Disadvantage Dyslexia Fortunate Hard Huge Institute Lot Mum Parental She Support Taught Teacher Work]
The Jesuits I know who have died and all their lives were great teachers, they're the least remembered people.
[ Died Great Jesuits Know Least Lives Remembered Teachers Their Were]
Only one person in a million becomes enlightened without a teacher's help.
[ Becomes Enlightened Help Million Only Person Teacher Without]
I'm a schoolteacher. That's even worse than being an intellectual. Schoolteachers are not only comic, they're often cold and hungry in this richest land on earth.
[ Being Cold Comic Earth Even Hungry Intellectual Land Often Only Richest Schoolteacher Than Worse]
It is a different genre - a show about something other than doctors, lawyers and cops. Teachers are something completely different. I think it makes for very interesting television.
[ Completely Cops Different Doctors Genre Interesting Lawyers Makes Other Show Something Teachers Television Than Think Very]
Fear is not a lasting teacher of duty.
[ Duty Fear Lasting Teacher]
When you are studying jazz, the best thing to do is listen to records or listen to live music. It isn't as though you go to a teacher. You just listen as much as you can and absorb everything.
[ Absorb Best Everything Go Jazz Just Listen Live Much Music Records Studying Teacher Thing Though]
But in any case, I did poorly on the tests and so, in the first three years of school, I had teachers who thought I was stupid and when people think you're stupid, they have low expectations for you.
[ Any Case Did Expectations First Had Low Poorly School Stupid Teachers Tests Think Thought Three Years]
Fear is not a good teacher. The lessons of fear are quickly forgotten.
[ Fear Forgotten Good Lessons Quickly Teacher]
Why shouldn't we give our teachers a license to obtain software, all software, any software, for nothing? Does anyone demand a licensing fee, each time a child is taught the alphabet?
[ Alphabet Any Anyone Child Demand Does Each Fee Give License Licensing Nothing Obtain Our Software Taught Teachers Time Why]
My grandmother was a teacher, my sister was a teacher, my daughter was a teacher and is now a superintendent in northern California, and my son-in-law is a high school principal. I am surrounded.
[ Am California Daughter Grandmother High Northern Now Principal School Sister Surrounded Teacher]
No, I'm happy to go on living the life I've chosen. I'm a university teacher and I like my job.
[ Chosen Go Happy Job Life Living Teacher University]
The sins of teachers are the teachers of sin.
[ Sin Sins Teachers]
There is a shortage of teachers but the January 2001 schools census showed that teacher numbers were at their highest level than at any time since 1984 - and 11,000 higher than 1997.
[ Any Census Higher Highest January Level Numbers Schools Shortage Showed Since Teacher Teachers Than Their Time Were]
I didn't have a teacher like Sister Mary Ignatius.
[ Mary Sister Teacher]
Our highly qualified teachers not only work hard, but they care about each and every student that enters their classroom. I thank you, Montana teachers, for your sense of duty and compassion to our precious future generation.
[ Care Classroom Compassion Duty Each Enters Every Future Generation Hard Highly Montana Only Our Precious Qualified Sense Student Teachers Thank Their Work Your]
One can make a case that says that since 85% of children being brought up in single family homes are being brought up by women that about 85% of elementary school teachers should be males to balance out the feminization that the boys and girls receive.
[ Balance Being Boys Brought Case Children Elementary Family Feminization Girls Homes Make Males Out Receive Says School Should Since Single Teachers Up Women]
Literature is my life of course, but from an ontological point of view. From an existential point of view, I like being a teacher.
[ Being Course Existential Life Literature Ontological Point Teacher View]
I always wanted to go to the Chavez school but I could never afford it when I was growing up so a lot of my learning came from magic books and watching other magicians. I was also very lucky that I had a couple of really good magic teachers.
[ Afford Also Always Books Came Chavez Could Couple Go Good Growing Had Learning Lot Lucky Magic Magicians Never Other Really School Teachers Up Very Wanted Watching]
The processes of teaching the child that everything cannot be as he wills it are apt to be painful both to him and to his teacher.
[ Apt Both Cannot Child Everything Him His Painful Processes Teacher Teaching Wills]
I go farther, and say, that it is plainly our duty to desire pastors and teachers to take the care of such congregations, and that God did raise up such in the church as we see it in the word.
[ Care Church Desire Did Duty Farther Go God Our Pastors Plainly Raise Say See Such Take Teachers Up Word]
NASA was going to pick a public school teacher to go into space, observe and make a journal about the space flight, and I am a teacher who always dreamed of going up into space.
[ Always Am Dreamed Flight Go Going Into Journal Make Nasa Observe Pick Public School Space Teacher Up]
Prior to being allowed to enter the profession, prospective teachers should be asked to talk with a group of friendly students for at least half an hour and be able to engage them in an interesting conversation about any subject the prospective teacher wants to talk about.
[ Able Allowed Any Asked Being Conversation Engage Enter Friendly Group Half Hour Interesting Least Prior Profession Prospective Should Students Subject Talk Teacher Teachers Them Wants]
When I was a teacher, teachers would come into my classroom and admire my desk on which lay nothing whatever, whereas theirs were heaped with papers and books.
[ Admire Books Classroom Come Desk Heaped Into Lay Nothing Papers Teacher Teachers Theirs Were Whatever Whereas Which Would]
Experience: that most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God do you learn.
[ Brutal Experience God Learn Most Teachers]
Headteachers and governing bodies run schools and that won't change.
[ Bodies Change Governing Run Schools Won]
Gen. Banks has issued an order for the instruction of Negro children. Schoolhouses are to be built or rented and Teachers hired for this purpose, and the farmers and planters are to pay the Taxes in support of this.
[ Banks Built Children Farmers Gen Hired Instruction Issued Negro Order Pay Planters Purpose Rented Support Taxes Teachers]
I was probably the one who tattled on the class clown. To get in good with the teachers.
[ Class Clown Get Good Probably Teachers]
I learned never to listen to acting teachers because they don't know what the hell they're talking about.
[ Acting Because Hell Know Learned Listen Never Talking Teachers]
A teacher enlarges people in all sorts of ways besides just his subject matter.
[ Besides Enlarges His Just Matter Sorts Subject Teacher Ways]
Charming women can true converts make, We love the precepts for the teacher's sake.
[ Charming Converts Love Make Precepts Sake Teacher True Women]
Every marriage tends to consist of an aristocrat and a peasant. Of a teacher and a learner.
[ Aristocrat Consist Every Learner Marriage Peasant Teacher Tends]
I'm an unemployed teacher right now and I'm looking for a place to teach.
[ Looking Now Place Right Teach Teacher Unemployed]
I want to thank my mum, my daddy, my coach, my teacher, everybody in my life.
[ Coach Daddy Everybody Life Mum Teacher Thank Want]
I claim Dickens as a mentor. He's my teacher. He's one of my driving forces.
[ Claim Dickens Driving Forces Mentor Teacher]
My being a teacher had a decisive influence on making language and systems as simple as possible so that in my teaching, I could concentrate on the essential issues of programming rather than on details of language and notation.
[ Being Concentrate Could Decisive Details Essential Had Influence Issues Language Making Notation Possible Programming Rather Simple Systems Teacher Teaching Than]
I have fought to protect those benefits that ensure better salaries for teachers across the Nation such as grants to pay off student loans and funding for Teach for America. Still, we must all do more to show our continued appreciation for our Nation's leading role models.
[ Across America Appreciation Benefits Better Continued Ensure Fought Funding Grants Leading Loans Models More Must Nation Off Our Pay Protect Role Salaries Show Still Student Such Teach Teachers Those]
The teacher must derive not only the capacity, but the desire, to observe natural phenomena. The teacher must understand and feel her position of observer: the activity must lie in the phenomenon.
[ Activity Capacity Derive Desire Feel Her Lie Must Natural Observe Observer Only Phenomena Phenomenon Position Teacher Understand]
As a Member of Congress from one of the fastest growing States in the country, we hire close to 2,500 new teachers a year, close to 5,000 support staff and faculty.
[ Close Congress Country Faculty Fastest Growing Hire Member New Staff States Support Teachers Year]
My major was Fine Arts and Education thinking I would become an Art Teacher. I couldn't visualize myself as an art teacher, thinking how it wouldn't work.
[ Art Arts Become Education Fine How Major Myself Teacher Thinking Visualize Work Would]
My physics teacher, Thomas Miner was particularly gifted. To this day, I remember how he introduced the subject of physics. He told us we were going to learn how to deal with very simple questions such as how a body falls due to the acceleration of gravity.
[ Acceleration Body Day Deal Due Falls Gifted Going Gravity How Introduced Learn Miner Particularly Physics Questions Remember Simple Subject Such Teacher Thomas Told Us Very Were]
If you become a teacher, by your pupils you'll be taught.
[ Become Pupils Taught Teacher Your]
Smartness runs in my family. When I went to school I was so smart my teacher was in my class for five years. Intelligence
[ Class Family Five Runs School Smart Teacher Went Years]
When I started out back in Louisville, there was Harry Collins. He was my first teacher. He saw that I was so obsessed with magic that he taught me the love of magic.
[ Back Collins First Harry Louisville Love Magic Obsessed Out Saw Started Taught Teacher]
It was my family that wanted me to be a teacher. That was safe, you see. To be a painter was terrible.
[ Family Painter Safe See Teacher Terrible Wanted]
I have an education degree from the University of Minnesota, and I was a teacher for about a minute.
[ Degree Education Minnesota Minute Teacher University]
One of the most extraordinary things about being a spiritual teacher is the rare privilege of being able to look deeply into the very souls of many human beings at the same time.
[ Able Being Beings Deeply Extraordinary Human Into Look Many Most Privilege Rare Same Souls Spiritual Teacher Things Time Very]
Common sense tells us that we should focus our resources to benefit children, teachers and taxpayers by keeping dollars in the classroom.
[ Benefit Children Classroom Common Dollars Focus Keeping Our Resources Sense Should Taxpayers Teachers Tells Us]
I didn't fancy any of my teachers.
[ Any Fancy Teachers]
I think it is most important for a teacher to play the pieces and studies that are being played by the student.
[ Being Important Most Pieces Play Played Student Studies Teacher Think]
To this end the greatest asset of a school is the personality of the teacher.
[ Asset End Greatest Personality School Teacher]
I'm embarrassed every time I look a teacher in the eye, because we ask them to do so much for so little.
[ Ask Because Embarrassed Every Eye Little Look Much Teacher Them Time]
The teacher who is attempting to teach without inspiring the pupil with a desire to learn is hammering on cold iron.
[ Attempting Cold Desire Hammering Inspiring Iron Learn Pupil Teach Teacher Without]
Some of your teachers are actually closer in age to you than you think.
[ Actually Age Closer Some Teachers Than Think Your]
The best teacher is the one who suggests rather than dogmatizes, and inspires his listener with the wish to teach himself.
[ Best Himself His Inspires Listener Rather Suggests Teach Teacher Than Wish]
American teachers have one indisputable advantage over foreign ones; they understand the American temperament and can judge its unevenness, its lights and its shadows.
[ Advantage American Foreign Indisputable Judge Lights Ones Over Shadows Teachers Temperament Understand]
My father was a schoolteacher and my mother came from a teacher's family.
[ Came Family Father Mother Schoolteacher Teacher]
It is a lonely existence to be a child with a disability which no-one can see or understand, you exasperate your teachers, you disappoint your parents, and worst of all you know that you are not just stupid.
[ Child Disability Disappoint Existence Just Know Lonely No-One Parents See Stupid Teachers Understand Which Worst Your]
Our best teachers do more than impart facts and figures - they inspire and encourage students and instill a true desire to learn. That's a fine art in itself.
[ Art Best Desire Encourage Facts Figures Fine Impart Inspire Instill Itself Learn More Our Students Teachers Than True]
My teachers helped guide and motivate me; but the responsibility of learning was left with me, an approach to learning which was later reinforced by my experiences at Amherst.
[ Amherst Approach Experiences Guide Helped Later Learning Left Motivate Reinforced Responsibility Teachers Which]
Why not whip the teacher when the pupil misbehaves?
[ Pupil Teacher Whip Why]
Writing became an obsessive compulsive habit but I had almost no money so I thought about being an urban firefighter and having lots of free time in which to write or becoming an English teacher and thinking about books and writers on a daily basis. That swayed me.
[ Almost Basis Became Becoming Being Books Compulsive Daily English Firefighter Free Habit Had Having Lots Money Obsessive Swayed Teacher Thinking Thought Time Urban Which Write Writers Writing]
In the 21st century when few of us stay in the same job all our lives, I would like to think there was flexibility so teachers could become social workers, or foster carers become teachers.
[ Become Century Could Few Flexibility Foster Job Lives Our Same Social Stay Teachers Think Us Workers Would]
No bubble is so iridescent or floats longer than that blown by the successful teacher.
[ Blown Bubble Floats Longer Successful Teacher Than]
Very often we developed a better grasp of the subjects than the over worked teachers.
[ Better Developed Grasp Often Over Subjects Teachers Than Very Worked]
Some teachers just have a knack for working with autistic children. Other teachers do not have it.
[ Autistic Children Just Knack Other Some Teachers Working]
You have to grow from the inside out. None can teach you, none can make you spiritual. There is no other teacher but your own soul.
[ Grow Inside Make None Other Out Own Soul Spiritual Teach Teacher Your]
We can not wait until we have enough trained people willing to work at a teacher's salary and under conditions imposed upon teachers in order to improve what happens in the classroom.
[ Classroom Conditions Enough Happens Imposed Improve Order Salary Teacher Teachers Trained Under Until Upon Wait Willing Work]
Given the professionalism of Michigan teachers, I think they're not teaching because of the financial rewards.
[ Because Financial Given Michigan Professionalism Rewards Teachers Teaching Think]
My father still is a lawyer, and my mom was a teacher and then later a career counselor.
[ Career Counselor Father Later Lawyer Mom Still Teacher Then]
The atmosphere at my school was very competitive. Young girls were competing with each other every day for status, for leadership, for the affection of the teachers. I hated it.
[ Affection Atmosphere Competing Competitive Day Each Every Girls Hated Leadership Other School Status Teachers Very Were Young]
We're understanding what Obama is. He is the great teacher. He is this guy that stands above everybody. There's some condescension in it, but he stands above everybody and says, 'Now, listen. You people have to stop blaming each other unreasonably. You have to get along here and I am going to show you the way.' It is a pretty brave role in many ways.
[ Above Along Am Blaming Brave Each Everybody Get Going Great Guy Here Listen Many Now Obama Obama Other Pretty Role Says Show Some Stands Stop Teacher Understanding Way Ways]
At school I was always trying to con my teachers into letting me act out book reports instead of writing them.
[ Act Always Book Con Instead Into Letting Out Reports School Teachers Them Trying Writing]
Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important.
[ Getting Important Just Kids Most Motivating Teacher Technology Terms Them Together Tool Working]
What is it in you that brings you to a spiritual teacher in the first place? It's not the spirit in you, since that is already enlightened, and has no need to seek. No, it is the ego in you that brings you to a teacher.
[ Already Brings Ego Enlightened First Need Place Seek Since Spirit Spiritual Teacher]
I would probably be a teacher if I weren't a comedian.
[ Comedian Probably Teacher Weren Would]
The greatest sign of success for a teacher... is to be able to say, "The children are now working as if I did not exist."
[ Able Children Did Exist Greatest Now Say Sign Success Teacher Working]
I'm a schoolteacher and a writer. So that's what I do.
[ Schoolteacher Writer]
Since the nature of people is bad, to become corrected they must be taught by teachers and to be orderly they must acquire ritual and moral principles.
[ Acquire Bad Become Corrected Moral Must Nature Orderly Principles Ritual Since Taught Teachers]
I felt like I was a teacher. But nowadays, I am as much a student of his. He writes a lot of what we play.
[ Am Felt His Lot Much Nowadays Play Student Teacher Writes]
And I was lucky enough to have teachers that really, really looked out for me and really encouraged all that. And in rural Louisiana, that was a rare thing back then.
[ Back Encouraged Enough Looked Louisiana Lucky Out Rare Really Rural Teachers Then Thing]
A teacher is a person who never says anything once.
[ Anything Never Once Person Says Teacher]
We expect teachers to handle teenage pregnancy, substance abuse, and the failings of the family. Then we expect them to educate our children. Parenting
[ Abuse Children Educate Expect Failings Family Handle Our Pregnancy Substance Teachers Teenage Them Then]
A teacher who is attempting to teach without inspiring the pupil with a desire to learn is hammering on cold iron.
[ Attempting Cold Desire Hammering Inspiring Iron Learn Pupil Teach Teacher Without]
At that time, the academic orientation was rather technical contrary to that of the university, where art theory is very important. The teachers were renowned artists and among the best of that time.
[ Academic Among Art Artists Best Contrary Important Orientation Rather Renowned Teachers Technical Theory Time University Very Were Where]
I am not authorized to fire substitute teachers.
[ Am Authorized Fire Substitute Teachers]
Mike Watt and I had the same teacher. Mr. Tanaka.
[ Had Mike Mr Same Teacher]
There was a teacher who recognized that I was interested in cartooning and he was great.
[ Cartooning Great Interested Recognized Teacher]
A teacher should have maximal authority, and minimal power.
[ Authority Maximal Minimal Power Should Teacher]
Iowa is home to teachers, farmers, lawyers, factory workers, and many others who work hard every day to provide the best for their families and their future.
[ Best Day Every Factory Families Farmers Future Hard Home Iowa Lawyers Many Others Provide Teachers Their Work Workers]
I wanted to become a kindergarten teacher like my mother.
[ Become Kindergarten Mother Teacher Wanted]
Few have been taught to any purpose who have not been their own teachers.
[ Any Been Few Own Purpose Taught Teachers Their]
I spoke French a bit, and I could speak a bit of this and that, and when you were taught those things by people who couldn't really do it, you can do some pretty wonderfully, imaginative horrific things to teachers.
[ Bit Could French Horrific Imaginative Pretty Really Some Speak Spoke Taught Teachers Things Those Were Wonderfully]
I adored my birth father and constantly worried that I was being disloyal to him and his schoolteacher roots if I spent too much time performing and enjoying it.
[ Adored Being Birth Constantly Disloyal Enjoying Father Him His Much Performing Roots Schoolteacher Spent Time Too Worried]
In my teens, I developed a passionate idolatry for a teacher of English literature. I wanted to do something that he would approve of more, so I thought I should be some sort of a scholar.
[ Approve Developed English Idolatry Literature More Passionate Scholar Should Some Something Sort Teacher Teens Thought Wanted Would]
There's always someone asking you to underline one piece of yourself - whether it's Black, woman, mother, dyke, teacher, etc. - because that's the piece that they need to key in to. They want to dismiss everything else.
[ Always Asking Because Black Dismiss Dyke Else Etc Everything Key Mother Need Piece Someone Teacher Want Whether Woman Yourself]
I was on Oprah's show recently talking about the people who impacted me the most. One was a teacher and one was my soccer coach. I didn't even go into my family, who had the most influence.
[ Coach Even Family Go Had Impacted Influence Into Most Oprah Recently Show Soccer Talking Teacher]
I ain't here to argue about his facial features. Or here to convert atheists into believers. I'm just trying to say the way school need teachers the way Kathie Lee needed Regis that's the way yall need Jesus.
[ Argue Atheists Believers Convert Facial Features Here His Into Jesus Just Lee Need Needed Regis Say School Teachers Trying Way]
All I wanted was to be a university teacher.
[ Teacher University Wanted]
A teacher must believe in the value and interest of his subject as a doctor believes in health.
[ Believe Believes Doctor Health His Interest Must Subject Teacher Value]
A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.
[ Affects Eternity His Influence Never Stops Teacher Tell Where]
Experience is a good teacher, but she sends in terrific bills.
[ Bills Experience Good Sends She Teacher Terrific]
At the federal level, we must help, not hinder, local school boards, parents, teachers and administrators as they make decisions about educating our children.
[ Administrators Boards Children Decisions Educating Federal Help Hinder Level Local Make Must Our Parents School Teachers]
While teaching, I also worked undercover in the lower courts by saying I was a young law teacher wanting experience in criminal law. The judges were happy to assist me but what I learned was how corrupt the lower courts were. Judges were accepting money right in the courtroom.
[ Accepting Also Assist Corrupt Courtroom Courts Criminal Experience Happy How Judges Law Learned Lower Money Right Saying Teacher Teaching Undercover Wanting Were While Worked Young]
I've been a teacher at the college level, in composition mostly, and I've been an editor on magazines.
[ Been College Composition Editor Level Magazines Mostly Teacher]
I went to school at this log school house. A white woman was my teacher, I do not remember her name. My father had to pay her one dollar a month for me. Us kids that went to school did not have desks, we used slates and set on the hued down logs for seats.
[ Desks Did Dollar Down Father Had Her House Kids Log Logs Month Name Pay Remember School Seats Set Teacher Us Used Went White Woman]
A good teacher, like a good entertainer first must hold his audience's attention, then he can teach his lesson.
[ Attention Audience Entertainer First Good His Hold Lesson Must Teach Teacher Then]
Give a lift to a tomato, you expect her to be nice, don't ya? After all, what kind of dames thumb rides, Sunday school teachers?
[ After Expect Give Her Kind Lift Nice Rides School Sunday Teachers Thumb Tomato Ya]
I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well.
[ Am Father Indebted Living Teacher Well]
The teacher is the one who gets the most out of the lessons, and the true teacher is the learner.
[ Gets Learner Lessons Most Out Teacher True]
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.
[ Children Come Curriculum Early Get Instead Literature Make Need Poetry Pontificate Sure Talk Teachers Trying Up]
I was told to challenge every spiritual teacher, every world leader to utter the one sentence that no religion, no political party, and no nation on the face of the earth will dare utter: 'Ours is not a better way, ours is merely another way.
[ Another Better Challenge Dare Earth Every Face Leader Merely Nation Ours Party Political Religion Sentence Spiritual Teacher Told Utter Way Will World]
Most of us, I suspect, prefer our teachers to be of the Nice Guy variety.
[ Guy Most Nice Our Prefer Suspect Teachers Us Variety]
Vadim was both my teacher and my husband. I placed myself entirely in his hands.
[ Both Entirely Hands His Husband Myself Placed Teacher Vadim]
Teachers didn't like me very much. They thought I was just this punk kid and they always wanted to kick me out.
[ Always Just Kick Kid Much Out Punk Teachers Thought Very Wanted]
I stopped and gazed on the little dull man who was being paid to be a teacher of teachers. I turned and walked to the door, slammed it closed with a bang, and broken glass crashed to the floor. There was uproar behind me in the class, which did not interest me at all.
[ Bang Behind Being Broken Class Closed Crashed Did Door Dull Floor Gazed Glass Interest Little Man Paid Slammed Stopped Teacher Teachers Turned Uproar Walked Which]
Shakespeare, Dickens, Mark Twain, and so many others were my dearest friends and greatest teachers.
[ Dearest Dickens Friends Greatest Many Mark Others Shakespeare Teachers Twain Were]
I believe that the testing of the student's achievements in order to see if he meets some criterion held by the teacher, is directly contrary to the implications of therapy for significant learning.
[ Achievements Believe Contrary Criterion Directly Held Implications Learning Meets Order See Significant Some Student Teacher Testing Therapy]
We have to provide good teachers, good environment, community involvement with schools.
[ Community Environment Good Involvement Provide Schools Teachers]
Excellence is a better teacher than mediocrity. The lessons of the ordinary are everywhere. Truly profound and original insights are to be found only in studying the exemplary.
[ Better Everywhere Excellence Exemplary Found Insights Lessons Mediocrity Only Ordinary Original Profound Studying Teacher Than Truly]
Ask everyone whether they're an actor or a doctor or a teacher or whatever is entitled to his or her opinion. But unfortunately, because actors are in the public eye, whether we want it or not, sometimes our opinions carry more weight or influence than they deserve.
[ Actor Actors Ask Because Carry Deserve Doctor Entitled Everyone Eye Her His Influence More Opinion Opinions Our Public Sometimes Teacher Than Unfortunately Want Weight Whatever Whether]
Benevolence alone will not make a teacher, nor will learning alone do it. The gift of teaching is a peculiar talent, and implies a need and a craving in the teacher himself.
[ Alone Benevolence Craving Gift Himself Implies Learning Make Need Nor Peculiar Talent Teacher Teaching Will]
But I think that any young drummer starting out today should get himself a great teacher and learn all there is to know about the instrument that he wants to play.
[ Any Drummer Get Great Himself Instrument Know Learn Out Play Should Starting Teacher Think Today Wants Young]
The office of the public teacher is an unenviable and thankless one.
[ Office Public Teacher Thankless]
He was very commanding, and you had to know what you were doing to work for Mr. Rogers. I learned how to ride very quickly with him as my riding teacher.
[ Commanding Doing Had Him How Know Learned Mr Quickly Ride Riding Rogers Teacher Very Were Work]
The institution of a public library, containing books on education, would be well adapted for the information of teachers, many of whom are not able to purchase expensive publications on those subjects.
[ Able Adapted Books Containing Education Expensive Information Institution Library Many Public Publications Purchase Subjects Teachers Those Well Whom Would]
Faulkner turned out to be a great teacher. When a student asked a question ineptly, he answered the question with what the student had really wanted to know.
[ Answered Asked Faulkner Great Had Know Out Question Really Student Teacher Turned Wanted]
Ironically, for a few million people in the Far East, I did become an English teacher through my music.
[ Become Did East English Far Few Ironically Million Music Teacher Through]
Children are already accustomed to a world that moves faster and is more exciting than anything a teacher in front of a classroom can do.
[ Accustomed Already Anything Children Classroom Exciting Faster Front More Moves Teacher Than World]
Life is amazing: and the teacher had better prepare himself to be a medium for that amazement.
[ Amazement Amazing Better Had Himself Life Medium Prepare Teacher]
The second, and I think this is the much more overt and I think it is the main cause, I have been increasingly demonstrating or trying to demonstrate that every possible stance a critic, a scholar, a teacher can take towards a poem is itself inevitably and necessarily poetic.
[ Been Cause Critic Demonstrate Demonstrating Every Increasingly Inevitably Itself Main More Much Necessarily Overt Poem Poetic Possible Scholar Second Stance Take Teacher Think Towards Trying]
If a country is to be corruption free and become a nation of beautiful minds, I strongly feel there are three key societal members who can make a difference. They are the father, the mother and the teacher. Family
[ Beautiful Become Corruption Country Difference Father Feel Free Key Make Members Minds Mother Nation Societal Strongly Teacher Three]
As a teacher, as a propagandist, Mr. Shaw is no good at all, even in his own generation. But as a personality, he is immortal.
[ Even Generation Good His Immortal Mr Own Personality Shaw Teacher]
I had an art teacher who's the reason I got there in high school who encouraged me to go to Alabama. That's where she had gone and kept raving over their art department.
[ Alabama Art Department Encouraged Go Gone Got Had High Kept Over Raving Reason School She Teacher Their Where]
If you improve a teacher's self-esteem, confidence, communication skills or stress levels, you improve that teacher's overall effectiveness across the curriculum.
[ Across Communication Confidence Curriculum Effectiveness Improve Levels Overall Self-Esteem Skills Stress Teacher]
Nearly everyone I met, worked with, or read about was my teacher, one way or another.
[ Another Everyone Met Nearly Read Teacher Way Worked]
Education is the key to success in life, and teachers make a lasting impact in the lives of their students.
[ Education Impact Key Lasting Life Lives Make Students Success Teachers Their]
My father was a teacher, and there were teachers all around, his friends, they were working for the Government and their behaviour was within strictly limited areas.
[ Areas Around Behaviour Father Friends Government His Limited Strictly Teacher Teachers Their Were Within Working]
I think my parents were happy that I'd gone to university and gotten a degree in history so they thought, 'Well if acting doesn't work for him, he can always become a history teacher or something.' Fortunately, the acting worked out.
[ Acting Always Become Degree Fortunately Gone Gotten Happy Him History Out Parents Something Teacher Think Thought University Well Were Work Worked]
And I found out, the other part of it is that I found out and in my desire to life successfully, that baseball fit very well into my life. It's been a great teacher, trainer, mentor and you'll see what I mean in the next few minutes that I have to speak.
[ Baseball Been Desire Few Fit Found Great Into Life Mean Mentor Minutes Next Other Out Part See Speak Successfully Teacher Trainer Very Well]
Teachers are expected to reach unattainable goals with inadequate tools. The miracle is that at times they accomplish this impossible task.
[ Accomplish Expected Goals Impossible Inadequate Miracle Reach Task Teachers Times Tools Unattainable]
I had a terrible education. I attended a school for emotionally disturbed teachers.
[ Attended Disturbed Education Emotionally Had School Teachers Terrible]
The true aim of everyone who aspires to be a teacher should be, not to impart his own opinions, but to kindle minds.
[ Aim Aspires Everyone His Impart Kindle Minds Opinions Own Should Teacher True]
There is no teacher, living or past, who can give us the actual understanding of Truth. A teacher can only put our feet upon the path and point the way. That is all. It is wholly dependent on the individual to make his way to Truth.
[ Actual Dependent Feet Give His Individual Living Make Only Our Past Path Point Put Teacher Truth Understanding Upon Us Way Wholly]
Anyone can use these sites - companies and colleges, teachers and students, young and old all make use of networking sites to connect with people electronically to share pictures, information, course work, and common interests.
[ Anyone Colleges Common Companies Connect Course Electronically Information Interests Make Networking Old Pictures Share Sites Students Teachers These Use Work Young]
The teacher that I was for decades, and that I still am in a certain way, wondered what was meant by the word education. I was truly dumbfounded at the very thought of dealing with such an essential and extensive subject.
[ Am Certain Dealing Decades Dumbfounded Education Essential Extensive Meant Still Subject Such Teacher Thought Truly Very Way Wondered Word]
I wasn't originally taking drama, but the drama teacher asked me to audition for Bye, Bye Birdie. I did and got the lead role. Initially I was kind of scared, but once I did it I got bitten by the bug and loved it.
[ Asked Audition Birdie Bitten Bug Bye Did Drama Got Initially Kind Lead Loved Once Originally Role Scared Taking Teacher]
I could never have a better teacher in those days than my father.
[ Better Could Days Father Never Teacher Than Those]
I basically started playing violin at the age of six. That lasted about three years because my previous teacher died and the second teacher didn't really know how to successfully get me going.
[ Age Basically Because Died Get Going How Know Lasted Playing Previous Really Second Six Started Successfully Teacher Three Violin Years]
Teachers believe they have a gift for giving; it drives them with the same irrepressible drive that drives others to create a work of art or a market or a building.
[ Art Believe Building Create Drive Drives Gift Giving Market Others Same Teachers Them Work]
Some autistic children cannot stand the sound of certain voices. I have come across cases where teachers tell me that certain children have problems with their voice or another person's voice. This problem tends to be related to high-pitched ladies' voices.
[ Across Another Autistic Cannot Cases Certain Children Come Ladies Person Problem Problems Related Some Sound Stand Teachers Tell Tends Their Voice Voices Where]
Meanwhile, parents, students and teachers all report higher satisfaction with charter schools. People like them. They cost less money. They raise the academic achievement of poor kids. Go ahead, get a little enthused.
[ Academic Achievement Ahead Charter Cost Enthused Get Go Higher Kids Less Little Meanwhile Money Parents Poor Raise Report Satisfaction Schools Students Teachers Them]
Everyone who remembers his own education remembers teachers, not methods and techniques. The teacher is the heart of the educational system.
[ Education Educational Everyone Heart His Methods Own Remembers System Teacher Teachers Techniques]
That is a secondary teacher conception - the writer as an observer.
[ Conception Observer Secondary Teacher Writer]
I'm the son of an everyman. My father is a teacher. He teaches physics at a boys' school in Sydney.
[ Boys Everyman Father Physics School Son Sydney Teacher Teaches]
Education is a shared commitment between dedicated teachers, motivated students and enthusiastic parents with high expectations.
[ Between Commitment Dedicated Education Enthusiastic Expectations High Motivated Parents Shared Students Teachers]
Cultural dominance of middle-class norms prevail in middle-class schools with a teacher teaching toward those standards and with students striving to maintain those standards.
[ Cultural Dominance Maintain Middle-Class Norms Prevail Schools Standards Striving Students Teacher Teaching Those Toward]
It was God who made me so beautiful. If I weren't, then I'd be a teacher.
[ Beautiful God Made Teacher Then Weren]
Teachers are out there with a very difficult job, which they pursue with tireless dedication.
[ Dedication Difficult Job Out Pursue Teachers Tireless Very Which]
Culture is an instrument wielded by teachers to manufacture teachers, who, in their turn, will manufacture still more teachers.
[ Culture Instrument Manufacture More Still Teachers Their Turn Wielded Will]
Just the actual physical ability to hold four instruments simultaneously and do some of the things that Vivien was able to do is mind blowing to any surgeon. He never went to medical school and he became one of the great teachers of medicine himself, people are just amazed.
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I do not see any reason why they should not be given the means to give their teachers just as high an education as is secured by attendance at the Protestant schools.
[ Any Attendance Education Give Given High Just Means Protestant Reason Schools Secured See Should Teachers Their Why]
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
[ Best Enemy Practice Teacher Tolerance]
We have run out of creativity for children and teachers alike in the name of pushing up standards.
[ Alike Children Creativity Name Out Pushing Run Standards Teachers Up]
I had a ninth grade teacher who told me I was much smarter and much better than I was allowing myself to be.
[ Allowing Better Grade Had Much Myself Ninth Smarter Teacher Than Told]
I wanted to be a ballet teacher.
[ Ballet Teacher Wanted]
I just don't know that shame and fear need to be our teachers; rather, compassion, understanding, and love should be our guides.
[ Compassion Fear Guides Just Know Love Need Our Rather Shame Should Teachers Understanding]
Quite frankly, teachers are the only profession that teach our children.
[ Children Frankly Only Our Profession Quite Teach Teachers]
My mother tells this story that when I first went to school, I thought I was going to help the teachers. I didn't realise I was going to get educated.
[ Educated First Get Going Help Mother Realise School Story Teachers Tells Thought Went]
I had a little insight into life that most kids probably didn't have. My mother was a schoolteacher, and my father was a social worker. Through his eyes I saw the underside of society.
[ Eyes Father Had His Insight Into Kids Life Little Most Mother Probably Saw Schoolteacher Social Society Through Worker]
This is at the heart of all good education, where the teacher asks students to think and engages them in encouraging dialogues, constantly checking for understanding and growth.
[ Asks Checking Constantly Dialogues Education Encouraging Engages Good Growth Heart Students Teacher Them Think Understanding Where]
I brought this case because I am an atheist and this offends me, and I have the right to bring up my daughter without God being imposed into her life by her schoolteachers.
[ Am Atheist Because Being Bring Brought Case Daughter God Her Imposed Into Life Offends Right Up Without]
However, the Government has made it clear that we do not encourage the recruitment of teachers from developing nations where there may be an adverse effect on the economy.
[ Adverse Clear Developing Economy Effect Encourage Government However Made May Nations Recruitment Teachers Where]
I have learned silence from the talkative, toleration from the intolerant, and kindness from the unkind; yet, strange, I am ungrateful to those teachers.
[ Am Intolerant Kindness Learned Silence Strange Talkative Teachers Those Toleration Ungrateful Unkind Yet]
Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. Failure is delay, not defeat. It is a temporary detour, not a dead end. Failure is something we can avoid only by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing.
[ Avoid Being Dead Defeat Delay Detour Doing End Failure Nothing Only Our Saying Should Something Teacher Temporary Undertaker]
In the remaining months, we should focus on achieving more robust international involvement in training of Iraqi soldiers, police officers, judges, teachers, and doctors - all key elements needed to end the sectarian and civil conflict and build Iraq's future.
[ Achieving Build Civil Conflict Doctors Elements End Focus Future International Involvement Iraq Iraqi Judges Key Months More Needed Officers Police Remaining Robust Sectarian Should Soldiers Teachers Training]
I'd like to say I was smart enough to finish six grades in five years, but I think perhaps the teacher was just glad to get rid of me.
[ Enough Finish Five Get Glad Grades Just Perhaps Rid Say Six Smart Teacher Think Years]
I have come to believe that a great teacher is a great artist and that there are as few as there are any other great artists. Teaching might even be the greatest of the arts since the medium is the human mind and spirit.
[ Any Artist Artists Arts Believe Come Even Few Great Greatest Human Medium Might Mind Other Since Spirit Teacher Teaching]
I don't think most teachers realize how much impact they have.
[ How Impact Most Much Realize Teachers Think]
I was running to catch a train when one of my teachers saw me. He thought I was fast, time me, and later gave me my first instructions in sprinting. I happened to be at the right place at the right time.
[ Catch Fast First Gave Happened Instructions Later Place Right Running Saw Sprinting Teachers Thought Time Train]
I taught in a small teacher's college for three or four years, at which point all the administrators got a pay raise and the teaching faculty didn't.
[ Administrators College Faculty Four Got Pay Point Raise Small Taught Teacher Teaching Three Which Years]
When I left Europe in 1987 I did so with the thought that my relevance as a composition teacher would benefit from a certain cool distance to certain tendencies I had been observing for several years with increasing disquiet.
[ Been Benefit Certain Composition Cool Did Distance Europe Had Increasing Left Observing Relevance Several Teacher Tendencies Thought Would Years]
We discovered that education is not something which the teacher does, but that it is a natural process which develops spontaneously in the human being.
[ Being Develops Discovered Does Education Human Natural Process Something Spontaneously Teacher Which]
My father was my main influence. He was a preacher, but he was also a history and political science teacher, and since he was my hero, I wanted to follow in his footsteps and become a teacher.
[ Also Become Father Follow Footsteps Hero His History Influence Main Political Preacher Science Since Teacher Wanted]
I was a weirdo to want to be in show business. Most kids wanted to be teachers or nurses.
[ Business Kids Most Nurses Show Teachers Want Wanted Weirdo]
The role of the teacher is to create the conditions for invention rather than provide ready-made knowledge.
[ Conditions Create Invention Knowledge Provide Rather Ready-Made Role Teacher Than]
They think I'm going to be a schoolteacher but I'm going to be a poet.
[ Going Poet Schoolteacher Think]
I used to write things for friends. There was this girl I had a crush on, and she had a teacher she didn't like at school. I had a real crush on her, so almost every day I would write her a little short story where she would kill him in a different way.
[ Almost Crush Day Different Every Friends Girl Had Her Him Kill Little Real School She Short Story Teacher Things Used Way Where Would Write]
A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell, where his influence stops.
[ Affects Eternity His Influence Never Stops Teacher Tell Where]
A teacher is never too smart to learn from his pupils. But while runners differ, basic principles never change. So it's a matter of fitting your current practices to fit the event and the individual. See, what's good for you might not be worth a darn for the next guy.
[ Basic Change Current Darn Differ Event Fit Fitting Good Guy His Individual Learn Matter Might Never Next Practices Principles Pupils Runners See Smart Teacher Too While Worth Your]
I don't learn so good, no matter how good the teacher is.
[ Good How Learn Matter Teacher]
I've never considered myself a celebrity or even part of the entertainment business. I'm a cooking teacher.
[ Business Celebrity Considered Cooking Entertainment Even Myself Never Part Teacher]
Teachers can change lives with just the right mix of chalk and challenges.
[ Chalk Challenges Change Just Lives Mix Right Teachers]
Too often we act - ask our schools to be truant officers, our teachers to be truant officers, because we're giving them children who have, you know, they're not ready to learn. And if they're not ready to learn by the third grade, they know they're behind.
[ Act Ask Because Behind Children Giving Grade Know Learn Officers Often Our Ready Schools Teachers Them Third Too]
I loved nearly all my teachers; but it was not till I went home to live at Oxford, in 1867, that I awoke intellectually to a hundred interests and influences that begin much earlier nowadays to affect any clever child.
[ Affect Any Awoke Begin Child Clever Earlier Home Hundred Influences Intellectually Interests Live Loved Much Nearly Nowadays Oxford Teachers Till Went]
Time is a great teacher, but unfortunately it kills all its pupils.
[ Great Kills Pupils Teacher Time Unfortunately]
When teachers try to teach, nurses try to nurse, small businesses try to serve their clients and the police try to arrest criminals, there is always a regulator or three breathing down their necks. Conservatives want to make people's lives easier.
[ Always Arrest Breathing Businesses Clients Conservatives Criminals Down Easier Lives Make Necks Nurse Nurses Police Regulator Serve Small Teach Teachers Their Three Try Want]
Although I am basically self taught, I consider Debussy my teacher - the most important elements are colour, light and shadow.
[ Although Am Basically Colour Consider Debussy Elements Important Light Most Self Shadow Taught Teacher]
I am deeply concerned with the diminution of the teaching strength of the country as a result of the disproportionately low salaries that are paid to teachers throughout the country.
[ Am Concerned Country Deeply Diminution Disproportionately Low Paid Result Salaries Strength Teachers Teaching Throughout]
I was strongly encouraged by a science teacher who took an interest in me and presented me with a key to the laboratory to allow me to work whenever I wanted.
[ Allow Encouraged Interest Key Laboratory Presented Science Strongly Teacher Took Wanted Whenever Work]
Once I understood Bach's music, I wanted to be a concert pianist. Bach made me dedicate my life to music, and it was that teacher who introduced me to his world.
[ Bach Concert Dedicate His Introduced Life Made Music Once Pianist Teacher Understood Wanted World]
I think some parents now look at a youngster failing as the final thing. It's a process, and failure is part of the process. I would like it if the teacher and the parents would connect more. I think that used to be, but we're losing a little bit of that right now.
[ Bit Connect Failing Failure Final Little Look Losing More Now Parents Part Process Right Some Teacher Thing Think Used Would Youngster]
I decided at age 9, but I was reinforced at age 13 when a teacher told me I had talent. I can't say she really motivated me because I already knew. I knew I had talent. I went to the Jewish community theater and got in plays there. Then I went for the movies.'
[ Age Already Because Community Decided Got Had Jewish Knew Motivated Movies Plays Really Reinforced Say She Talent Teacher Theater Then Told Went]
But in the life of every man there are influences of a far more real and penetrating character than those which come through the medium of schools or teachers.
[ Character Come Every Far Influences Life Man Medium More Penetrating Real Schools Teachers Than Those Through Which]
I got started when I was 3 years old because my father was a music teacher and my lessons were free. Instead of learning to walk, you learn to play the piano.
[ Because Father Free Got Instead Learn Learning Lessons Music Old Piano Play Started Teacher Walk Were Years]
Prosperity is a great teacher; adversity a greater.
[ Adversity Great Greater Prosperity Teacher]
The two things I was positive about in life were that I was going to be a teacher at a boarding school or an operative with the CIA posted abroad. I could write a book about all the things I was sure about.
[ Abroad Boarding Book Cia Could Going Life Operative Positive Posted School Sure Teacher Things Two Were Write]
Realistically, I think we are not prepared to go home until we do get more teachers and lower class sizes.
[ Class Get Go Home Lower More Prepared Realistically Sizes Teachers Think Until]
I think good teachers are underpaid.
[ Good Teachers Think Underpaid]
There's a high school in Camden, New Jersey, I call the Jill Scott School. It's the Camden Creative Arts High School. Those teachers and kids are so passionate about what they do, and 98 percent of the senior class went on to college.
[ Arts Call Camden Class College Creative High Jersey Jill Kids New Passionate Percent School Scott Senior Teachers Those Went]
I am a big believer in education, because when I grew up in Austria - when I grew up in Austria I had a great education. I had great teachers.
[ Am Austria Because Believer Big Education Great Grew Had Teachers Up]
A retired teacher paid $62,000 towards her pension and nothing, yes nothing, for full family medical, dental and vision coverage over her entire career. What will we pay her? $1.4 million in pension benefits and another $215,000 in health care benefit premiums over her lifetime.
[ Another Benefit Benefits Care Career Coverage Dental Entire Family Full Health Her Lifetime Medical Million Nothing Over Paid Pay Pension Premiums Retired Teacher Towards Vision Will Yes]
In a Glasser Quality School there is no such thing as a closed book test. Students are told to get out their notes and open their books. There is no such thing as being forbidden to ask the teacher or another student for help.
[ Another Ask Being Book Books Closed Forbidden Get Help Notes Open Out Quality School Student Students Such Teacher Test Their Thing Told]
If I had a personal wish for the new ideas in this new book it would be that every parent, every counselor, every teacher, every professor, every sports coach that deals with young people would understand the three circle concept.
[ Book Circle Coach Concept Counselor Deals Every Had Ideas New Parent Personal Professor Sports Teacher Three Understand Wish Would Young]
Jesus does not give recipes that show the way to God as other teachers of religion do. He is himself the way.
[ Does Give God Himself Jesus Other Recipes Religion Show Teachers Way]
The capacity of man himself is only revealed when, under stress and responsibility, he breaks through his educational shell, and he may then be a splendid surprise to himself no less than to this teachers.
[ Breaks Capacity Educational Himself His Less Man May Only Responsibility Revealed Shell Splendid Stress Surprise Teachers Than Then Through Under]
I remind everyone: Whether you school them at home or send them to school, you as a parent have the responsibility to make sure they learn and behave. Teachers and principals may help, but parents are the ones who must accept responsibility.
[ Accept Behave Everyone Help Home Learn Make May Must Ones Parent Parents Principals Remind Responsibility School Send Sure Teachers Them Whether]
There were some extremely good teachers there that were great artists really in their own right. It was actually very hard to concentrate on getting down to going any work being an art student especially when it's a flighty thing at best.
[ Actually Any Art Artists Being Best Concentrate Down Especially Extremely Getting Going Good Great Hard Own Really Right Some Student Teachers Their Thing Very Were Work]
Parents are your teachers until a certain point, and if they don't give you love, you'll go somewhere else to find it.
[ Certain Else Find Give Go Love Parents Point Somewhere Teachers Until Your]
You can do and use the skills that you have. The schools need you. The teachers need you. Students and parents need you. They need your actual person: your physical personhood and your open minds and open ears and boundless compassion, sitting next to them, listening and nodding and asking questions for hours at a time.
[ Actual Asking Boundless Compassion Ears Hours Listening Minds Need Next Nodding Open Parents Person Physical Questions Schools Sitting Skills Students Teachers Them Time Use Your]
I do readings at the public library. I just did a benefit scene night for my old acting teacher.
[ Acting Benefit Did Just Library Night Old Public Readings Scene Teacher]
We need more male black teachers, tempting them with extra cash if necessary.
[ Black Cash Extra Male More Necessary Need Teachers Tempting Them]
Experience is a great teacher. Experience
[ Experience Great Teacher]
A good teacher is a determined person.
[ Determined Good Person Teacher]
It was difficult being a teacher and out of the closet in the '50s. By the time I retired, the English department was proud of having a gay poet of a certain minor fame. It was a very satisfactory change!
[ Being Certain Change Closet Department Difficult English Fame Gay Having Minor Out Poet Proud Retired Satisfactory Teacher Time Very]
If a teacher does not involve himself, his values, his commitments, in the course of discussion, why should the students?
[ Commitments Course Discussion Does Himself His Involve Should Students Teacher Values Why]
America must be the teacher of democracy, not the advertiser of the consumer society. It is unrealistic for the rest of the world to reach the American living standard.
[ Advertiser America American Consumer Democracy Living Must Reach Rest Society Standard Teacher Unrealistic World]
Students rarely disappoint teachers who assure them in advance that they are doomed to failure.
[ Advance Assure Disappoint Doomed Failure Rarely Students Teachers Them]
As a former teacher and a mother and grandmother, I know firsthand the importance of a quality education.
[ Education Firsthand Former Grandmother Importance Know Mother Quality Teacher]
History is the only true teacher, the revolution the best school for the proletariat.
[ Best History Only Proletariat Revolution School Teacher True]
I had one companion. He was a teacher from the Ukraine who spoke English so we could communicate a bit. I learnt a few Russian words, but it was hard to concentrate.
[ Bit Communicate Companion Concentrate Could English Few Had Hard Learnt Russian Spoke Teacher Ukraine Words]
I was at the Royal Art School. That was a preparatory school specially for art teachers. You see, it was not so much for the development of artists. But we had there terribly stiff training.
[ Art Artists Development Had Much Preparatory Royal School See Specially Stiff Teachers Terribly Training]
I saw as a teacher how, if you take that spark of learning that those children have, and you ignite it, you can take a child from any background to a lifetime of creativity and accomplishment.
[ Accomplishment Any Background Child Children Creativity How Ignite Learning Lifetime Saw Spark Take Teacher Those]
Last time I was in Jamaica I financed a teacher to teach in an orphanage.
[ Financed Jamaica Last Orphanage Teach Teacher Time]
It's okay to make mistakes. Mistakes are our teachers - they help us to learn.
[ Help Learn Make Mistakes Okay Our Teachers Us]
The true teacher defends his pupils against his own personal influence. He inspires self-distrust. He guides their eyes from himself to the spirit that quickens him. He will have no disciple.
[ Against Defends Disciple Eyes Guides Him Himself His Influence Inspires Own Personal Pupils Spirit Teacher Their True Will]
Our educational results lag behind other states, and other nations, but worse still, behind the potential of the kids and the devoted teachers in our classrooms.
[ Behind Classrooms Devoted Educational Kids Lag Nations Other Our Potential Results States Still Teachers Worse]
I've tried to handle winning well, so that maybe we'll win again, but I've also tried to handle failure well. If those serve as good examples for teachers and kids, then I hope that would be a contribution I have made to sport. Not just basketball, but to sport.
[ Again Also Basketball Contribution Examples Failure Good Handle Hope Just Kids Made Maybe Serve Sport Teachers Then Those Tried Well Win Winning Would]
Find a good teacher, as I found for my sons. I feel the worst thing you can do is to try and teach your own children yourself, because there is a natural rebellion that occurs.
[ Because Children Feel Find Found Good Natural Occurs Own Rebellion Sons Teach Teacher Thing Try Worst Your Yourself]
Instruction does not prevent wasted time or mistakes; and mistakes themselves are often the best teachers of all.
[ Best Does Instruction Mistakes Often Prevent Teachers Themselves Time Wasted]
The teacher who would be true to his mission and accomplish the most good, must give prominence to moral as well as intellectual instruction.
[ Accomplish Give Good His Instruction Intellectual Mission Moral Most Must Prominence Teacher True Well Would]
My mother was told she couldn't go to medical school because she was a woman and a Jew. So she became a teacher in the New York City public school system.
[ Became Because City Go Jew Medical Mother New Public School She System Teacher Told Woman York]
A true teacher defends his students against his own personal influences.
[ Against Defends His Influences Own Personal Students Teacher True]
I think hidden underneath a lot of teachers are very sexy women.
[ Hidden Lot Sexy Teachers Think Underneath Very Women]
If you don't have a teacher you can't have a disciple.
[ Disciple Teacher]
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.
[ Classes Curriculum Cut Educate Fill Gap Heritage How Kids Many Music Musical Out Schools Teachers Teaching Their Trying]
I think that there are some teachers that do a very good job of incorporating culture and history. And there are some teachers who could use a little more help in that area.
[ Area Could Culture Good Help History Incorporating Job Little More Some Teachers Think Use Very]
The best CEOs I know are teachers, and at the core of what they teach is strategy.
[ Best Ceos Core Know Strategy Teach Teachers]
I learned life from some good teachers.
[ Good Learned Life Some Teachers]
Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counsellors, and the most patient of teachers.
[ Accessible Books Constant Counsellors Friends Most Patient Quietest Teachers Wisest]
But I was going to be a teacher my entire life, so I wasn't counting on money to much.
[ Counting Entire Going Life Money Much Teacher]
My father was a writer and an acting teacher.
[ Acting Father Teacher Writer]
My parents regarded school teachers as higher beings, as did many immigrants.
[ Beings Did Higher Immigrants Many Parents Regarded School Teachers]
People can look to me as a teacher, but I consider myself a student of hip-hop.
[ Consider Hip-Hop Look Myself Student Teacher]
Discussion in class, which means letting twenty young blockheads and two cocky neurotics discuss something that neither their teacher nor they know.
[ Class Cocky Discuss Discussion Know Letting Means Neither Neurotics Nor Something Teacher Their Twenty Two Which Young]
I should prefer to have a politician who regularly went to a massage parlour than one who promised a laptop computer for every teacher. Politics
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I studied with a blind teacher from about 5 until I was 16, at two different schools. From the age of 12 until 16, I was in a boarding school-which, I believe, at that time was compulsory for blind children.
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Having been an educator for so many years I know that all a good teacher can do is set a context, raise questions or enter into a kind of a dialogic relationship with their students.
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In the state of Wisconsin it's mandated that teachers in the social sciences and hard sciences have to start giving environmental education by the first grade, through high school.
[ Education Environmental First Giving Grade Hard High Mandated School Sciences Social Start State Teachers Through Wisconsin]
Good teachers know how to bring out the best in students.
[ Best Bring Good How Know Out Students Teachers]
I met Clinton at a benefit for teachers, which was a very good charity, but I met him for about 90 seconds, and I thought it was important to meet the leader of the free world. So I stood next to him for a photograph, and then apparently that's all it takes.
[ Apparently Benefit Charity Clinton Free Good Him Important Leader Meet Met Next Photograph Seconds Stood Takes Teachers Then Thought Very Which World]
I was much more interested in the orchestra than the piano, but I did become fairly proficient as a pianist and my teachers felt I had talent and wanted me to become a good concert pianist and earn my living that way.
[ Become Concert Did Earn Fairly Felt Good Had Interested Living More Much Orchestra Pianist Piano Proficient Talent Teachers Than Wanted Way]
I remember teachers who really singled me out for their discouragement.
[ Discouragement Out Really Remember Singled Teachers Their]
My ambition in high school was to be a high school coach and teacher, and that's still what I do: teach.
[ Ambition Coach High School Still Teach Teacher]
I just want to make a point that it's not just great teachers that sometimes shape your life. Sometimes it's the absence of great teachers that shapes your life and being ignored can be just as good for a person as being lauded.
[ Absence Being Good Great Ignored Just Life Make Person Point Shape Shapes Sometimes Teachers Want Your]
Everything good that I know was taught to me by great teachers and I feel like giving back and sharing the technique is the thing to do.
[ Back Everything Feel Giving Good Great Know Sharing Taught Teachers Technique Thing]
A teacher affects eternity he can never tell, where his influence stops.
[ Affects Eternity His Influence Never Stops Teacher Tell Where]
As a teacher you are more or less obliged to pay the same amount of attention to everything. That can wear you down.
[ Amount Attention Down Everything Less More Obliged Pay Same Teacher Wear]
And then the conditions of safety - or lack of safety - for teachers in public schools, and the disparity between public schools and private schools is shameful.
[ Between Conditions Disparity Lack Private Public Safety Schools Shameful Teachers Then]
A good teacher must be able to put himself in the place of those who find learning hard.
[ Able Find Good Hard Himself Learning Must Place Put Teacher Those]
Well, financially it's a little bit better. But it's better than than when I was a teacher. But I kind of - it's allowed me to buy a house. And I've been able to help my mother with some stuff and my brother. So, that's nice.
[ Able Allowed Been Better Bit Brother Buy Financially Help House Kind Little Mother Nice Some Stuff Teacher Than Well]
Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counselors, and the most patient of teachers.
[ Accessible Books Constant Counselors Friends Most Patient Quietest Teachers Wisest]
When we become a really mature, grown-up, wise society, we will put teachers at the center of the community, where they belong. We don't honor them enough, we don't pay them enough.
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Experience is the teacher of all things. Experience
[ Experience Teacher Things]
The message of music was also the first thing what I learned from my first teacher. She was an organist too and she was very devoted to what she played, so she had a respect for every piece and she felt that she is not allowed to add something of her own.
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There is no real teacher who in practice does not believe in the existence of the soul, or in a magic that acts on it through speech.
[ Acts Believe Does Existence Magic Practice Real Soul Speech Teacher Through]
'Educational' refers to the process, not the object. Although, come to think of it, some of my teachers could easily have been replaced by a cheeseburger.
[ Although Been Come Could Easily Educational Object Process Refers Replaced Some Teachers Think]
There happened to be guitar classes at the college, and there was a guitar teacher there with whom I used to play. In addition, I also would go out into country schools and teach little kids basic guitar and singing a few times a week.
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There are better ways we can transform this virulent hatred - by living our ideals, the Peace Corps, exchange students, teachers, exporting our music, poetry, blue jeans.
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America does not need gorgeous halls and concert rooms for its musical development, but music schools with competent teachers, and many, very many, free scholarships for talented young disciples who are unable to pay the expense of study.
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My first acting job happened by accident when I was really young. I was in fifth grade and my teacher saw an ad in the paper and took me to the audition after school and I got the part.
[ Accident Acting Ad After Audition Fifth First Got Grade Happened Job Paper Part Really Saw School Teacher Took Young]
My teachers treated me as a diamond in the rough, someone who needed smoothing.
[ Diamond Needed Rough Smoothing Someone Teachers Treated]
If we can teach a teacher we can reach more people.
[ More Reach Teach Teacher]
I went to a Catholic high school and it seemed like every time I drew something for a class project, it either got thrown away by the teacher or something.
[ Away Catholic Class Drew Either Every Got High Project School Seemed Something Teacher Thrown Time Went]
I never did very well in math - I could never seem to persuade the teacher that I hadn't meant my answers literally. Imagination
[ Answers Could Did Hadn Literally Math Meant Never Persuade Seem Teacher Very Well]
South Koreans who have seen and praised the mass games should remember the hardship of tearful children. Teachers drive them hard with curses and orders to repeat and repeat. When the children return home in the evening, they can hardly walk.
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I knew in my gut that there was something wrong with a system that couldn't fire its incompetents, and I had my share of incompetent college teachers.
[ College Fire Gut Had Incompetent Incompetents Knew Share Something System Teachers Wrong]
What students lack in school is an intellectual relationship or conversation with the teacher.
[ Conversation Intellectual Lack Relationship School Students Teacher]
A self-taught man usually has a poor teacher and a worse student.
[ Man Poor Self-Taught Student Teacher Usually Worse]
Neither, I must say with all due respect, is it the power of teachers and students. Basically the true and real power is with working people of all colors, of all beliefs, of all national origins.
[ Basically Beliefs Colors Due Must National Neither Origins Power Real Respect Say Students Teachers True Working]
I loved school, I loved putting on my uniform and doing homework every day. I was one of those good students that the teachers liked. I guess that's got to be a pretty nerdy, geeky part of me.
[ Day Doing Every Geeky Good Got Guess Homework Liked Loved Nerdy Part Pretty Putting School Students Teachers Those Uniform]
I was a writer. I just wasn't a very good one. I was lucky enough to have a playwriting teacher who told me that I'd be a better actor than I would a playwright.
[ Actor Better Enough Good Just Lucky Playwright Playwriting Teacher Than Told Very Would Writer]
I feel so very grateful to have the voice God gave me. It takes a lot of rest and training to sing, and I was lucky that I found a great teacher when I first moved to New York.
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Experience is a hard teacher because she gives the test first, the lesson afterward.
[ Afterward Because Experience First Gives Hard Lesson She Teacher Test]
The great want of our race is perfect educators to train new-born minds, who are infallible teachers of what is right and true.
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In other words, unlike some people with new theories, we will go out, we'll go into a school and we get products and the products are evaluated, whether it's by teachers or others. The scores are quantified and then we compare performances.
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The teacher of history's work should be, ideally, not simply a description of past cultures, but a performance of the culture in which we live and are increasingly taking our being.
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I never had to learn English, French and German because I was brought up as all three languages. I had a private French teacher before I even went to school. That helped a lot.
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Kids' views are often just as valid as the teachers'. The best teachers are the ones that know that.
[ Best Just Kids Know Often Ones Teachers Valid Views]
I'd never been a teacher before, and here I was starting my first day with these eager students. There was a shortage of teachers, and they had been without a math teacher for six months. They were so excited to learn math.
[ Been Before Day Eager Excited First Had Here Learn Math Months Never Shortage Six Starting Students Teacher Teachers These Were Without]
It is absolutely impossible to settle the debts to pensioners, teachers, and others. The country hasn't got enough money to do so.
[ Absolutely Country Debts Enough Got Hasn Impossible Money Others Settle Teachers]
Evil can be a teacher, if you look at the wisdom of its negative power.
[ Evil Look Negative Power Teacher Wisdom]
Polls that have been taken by kindergarten, first- and second-grade teachers indicate that 30 percent of the kids have been deprived in some way so that they are physically unable to keep up with the class.
[ Been Class Deprived Indicate Keep Kids Kindergarten Percent Physically Polls Some Taken Teachers Unable Up Way]
Teachers are unparalleled in the role they play in children's lives.
[ Children Lives Play Role Teachers Unparalleled]
In a completely rational society, the best of us would be teachers and the rest of us would have to settle for something else.
[ Best Completely Else Rational Rest Settle Society Something Teachers Us Would]
The teachers were focused on helping these students. The students benefited from hands-on teaching and a faculty who cared about them and their success in life and soon the students began to believe in themselves and the reality that they could make something of their lives.
[ Began Believe Benefited Cared Could Faculty Focused Hands-On Hands-On Helping Life Lives Make Reality Something Soon Students Success Teachers Teaching Their Them Themselves These Were]
My father also happened to be an intellectual, as learned, literate, informed, and curious as anyone I have known. Unobtrusively and casually, he was my wise and gentle teacher.
[ Also Anyone Casually Curious Father Gentle Happened Informed Intellectual Known Learned Literate Teacher Wise]
I guess by taking lessons early on, and really trying to play all the rudimentary stuff, and try to have it sound as good as my teacher. It took a lot of practice, which I enjoyed, and still do.
[ Early Enjoyed Good Guess Lessons Lot Play Practice Really Rudimentary Sound Still Stuff Taking Teacher Took Try Trying Which]
So one of the things that happened with integration in the South is they found that the black teachers were much more educated than the white teachers.
[ Black Educated Found Happened Integration More Much South Teachers Than Things Were White]
I like a teacher who gives you something to take home to think about besides homework.
[ Besides Gives Home Homework Something Take Teacher Think]
Let the teachers teach English and I will teach baseball. There is a lot of people in the United States who say isn't, and they ain't eating.
[ Baseball Eating English Lot Say States Teach Teachers United Will]
I was sent to a nice Church of England girls' school and at that time, after university, a woman was expected to become a teacher, a nurse or a missionary - prior to marriage.
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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.
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Since the conception of our country, America has held that parents, not schools, teachers, and certainly not courts, hold the primary responsibility of educating their children.
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Before I got Doctor Who, I went to the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. I went back to take the final grade exam, which is the grade you have to take before you can take the teacher's diploma.
[ Back Before Diploma Doctor Drama Exam Final Got Grade Music School Take Teacher Went Which]
I am not going to make any commitments to the teachers union to do anything until they do something that's other than in their own self- interest. And everything they have done so far is in their self-interests, and that's it.
[ Am Any Anything Commitments Done Everything Far Going Interest Make Other Own Something Teachers Than Their Union Until]
For one thing, I teach my students what my teacher for twenty years, Paul Gavert, told me, 'The voice follows... the voice follows everything about you... who you are.'
[ Everything Follows Paul Students Teach Teacher Thing Told Twenty Voice Years]
It was just expected that I would go to college. Both my parents are teachers and they tolerated acting, but I was going to go to a school of quality or bust. Which made my downshifting back to acting afterward a little difficult.
[ Acting Afterward Back Both Bust College Difficult Expected Go Going Just Little Made Parents Quality School Teachers Tolerated Which Would]
I really enjoyed hanging out with some of the teachers. This one chemistry teacher, she liked hanging out. I liked making explosives. We would stay after school and blow things up.
[ After Blow Chemistry Enjoyed Explosives Hanging Liked Making Out Really School She Some Stay Teacher Teachers Things Up Would]
In the case of my book, I don't think it's really the coming-out gay novel that everyone really needed, even though it was received as such. The boy is too creepy, he betrays his teacher, the only adult man with whom he's enjoyed a sexual experience, etc.
[ Adult Betrays Book Boy Case Creepy Enjoyed Etc Even Everyone Experience Gay His Man Needed Novel Only Really Received Sexual Such Teacher Think Though Too Whom]
There is no recipe to be a great teacher, that's what is unique about them.
[ Great Recipe Teacher Them Unique]
I had a heartbreaking experience when I was 9. I always wanted to be a guard. The most wonderful girl in the world was a guard. When I got polio and then went back to school, they made me a guard. A teacher took away my guard button.
[ Always Away Back Button Experience Girl Got Guard Had Heartbreaking Made Most Polio School Teacher Then Took Wanted Went Wonderful World]
The answer, of course, in the mouth of a Christian teacher is that in Christianity alone is there both present joy and future hope.
[ Alone Answer Both Christian Christianity Course Future Hope Joy Mouth Present Teacher]
Great teachers transcend ideology.
[ Great Ideology Teachers Transcend]
Teachers are our greatest public servants; they spend their lives educating our young people and shaping our Nation for tomorrow.
[ Educating Greatest Lives Nation Our Public Servants Shaping Spend Teachers Their Tomorrow Young]
Therefore, a person should first be changed by a teacher's instructions, and guided by principles of ritual. Only then can he observe the rules of courtesy and humility, obey the conventions and rules of society, and achieve order.
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The Sunday School teacher talked too much in the way our grade school teacher used to when she told us about George Washington. Pleasant, pretty stories, but not true.
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You have to come in and be that character when you walk into the room. That's what one of my first acting teachers taught me. You know, don't go in there being Jennifer and then expect to flip and change, because they're not going to have that imagination.
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I do think we know that a teacher who knows what he or she is doing, knows their subject matter, and knows how to impart knowledge to kids is a critical piece of closing the achievement gap.
[ Achievement Closing Critical Doing Gap How Impart Kids Know Knowledge Knows Matter Piece She Subject Teacher Their Think]
There are many teachers who could ruin you. Before you know it you could be a pale copy of this teacher or that teacher. You have to evolve on your own.
[ Before Copy Could Evolve Know Many Own Pale Ruin Teacher Teachers Your]
The sincere teachers of their youth should be met, not with an intention to dictate to them, but to give additional force to their well-meant endeavours, and raise them to public esteem.
[ Additional Dictate Esteem Force Give Intention Met Public Raise Should Sincere Teachers Their Them Youth]
Most ballet teachers in the United States are terrible. If they were in medicine, everyone would be poisoned.
[ Ballet Everyone Medicine Most Poisoned States Teachers Terrible United Were Would]
You know, a football coach is nothing more than a teacher. You teach them the same subject, and you have a group of new guys every year.
[ Coach Every Football Group Guys Know More New Nothing Same Subject Teach Teacher Than Them Year]
We are taught you must blame your father, your sisters, your brothers, the school, the teachers - but never blame yourself. It's never your fault. But it's always your fault, because if you wanted to change you're the one who has got to change.
[ Always Because Blame Brothers Change Father Fault Got Must Never School Sisters Taught Teachers Wanted Your Yourself]
I didn't only have a perceptual problem, I was also so nervous and so upset. The process just didn't work. I lost enthusiasm for school and I flunked second grade. The teachers said I was lazy.
[ Also Enthusiasm Flunked Grade Just Lazy Lost Nervous Only Perceptual Problem Process Said School Second Teachers Upset Work]
That is the difference between good teachers and great teachers: good teachers make the best of a pupil's means; great teachers foresee a pupil's ends.
[ Best Between Difference Ends Foresee Good Great Make Means Pupil Teachers]
Education is the silver bullet to improve this Nation's standing worldwide... and our teachers know that.
[ Bullet Education Improve Know Nation Our Silver Standing Teachers Worldwide]
Charter schools have a far higher proportion of teachers who are not certified.
[ Certified Charter Far Higher Proportion Schools Teachers]
I count myself well educated, for the admirable woman at the head of the school which I attended from the age of four and a half till I was thirteen and a half, was a born teacher in advance of her own times.
[ Admirable Advance Age Attended Born Count Educated Four Half Head Her Myself Own School Teacher Thirteen Till Times Well Which Woman]
Good teachers make the best of a pupil's means; great teachers foresee a pupil's ends.
[ Best Ends Foresee Good Great Make Means Pupil Teachers]
I've been a schoolteacher. I always try to get the kids to finish talking before the next one starts.
[ Always Been Before Finish Get Kids Next Schoolteacher Starts Talking Try]
Then I heard this genius teacher Stella Adler - I recommend you read anything you might find about her and if you have anyone interested in theatre, you get them one of her books.
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The dream begins with a teacher who believes in you, who tugs and pushes and leads you to the next plateau, sometimes poking you with a sharp stick called "truth".
[ Begins Believes Called Dream Leads Next Plateau Poking Pushes Sharp Sometimes Stick Teacher Truth]
One good teacher in a lifetime may sometimes change a delinquent into a solid citizen.
[ Change Citizen Delinquent Good Into Lifetime May Solid Sometimes Teacher]
I would take William H. Macy as a teacher any day of the week. He's incredible. He's got a lot of hard-earned experience.
[ Any Day Experience Got Incredible Lot Take Teacher Week William Would]
Vocal study before age 20 is likely to be injurious, though some survive it in the hands of very careful and understanding teachers.
[ Age Before Careful Hands Injurious Likely Some Study Survive Teachers Though Understanding Very Vocal]
Internet safety begins at home and that is why my legislation would require the Federal Trade Commission to design and publish a unique website to serve as a clearinghouse and resource for parents, teachers and children for information on the dangers of surfing the Internet.
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The most important role models should and could be parents and teachers. But that said, once you're a teenager you've probably gotten as much of an example from your parents as you're going to. Teen
[ Could Example Going Gotten Important Models Most Much Once Parents Probably Role Said Should Teachers Teenager Your]
I had a teacher in art school who said something about the only works he really enjoyed seeing or found much in were works where he had a sense that a discovery was made in the course of making this object. I like to hold to that as my marching orders.
[ Art Course Discovery Enjoyed Found Had Hold Made Making Marching Much Object Only Orders Really Said School Seeing Sense Something Teacher Were Where Works]
The smarter the journalists are, the better off society is. For to a degree, people read the press to inform themselves-and the better the teacher, the better the student body.
[ Better Body Degree Inform Journalists Off Press Read Smarter Society Student Teacher]