FC: Those who educate children well are more to be honored than parents, for these only gave life, those the art of living well. Aristotle | A peek into the career of Lisa Alter - one educator who is honored by her students, peers, administration, children, and her husband.
1: World's Greatest Teacher LISA ALTER | "We can learn a lot from crayons. Some are sharp, some are pretty and some are dull. Some have weird names and all are different colors, but they all have to live in the same box."
2: One good teacher in a lifetime may sometimes change a delinquent into a solid citizen. Philip Wylie
5: It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge. Albert Einstein
7: Education is the guardian genius of democracy. It is the only dictator that free men recognize, and the only ruler that free men require. Mirabeau Buonaparte Lamar
10: Venetucci Middle School | Dr. Science (what is plasma?)
11: BEAR TRAP CAMP
12: I am not a teacher but an awakener. - Robert Frost
15: The most effective teacher will always be biased, for the chief force in teaching is confidence and enthusiasm. Joyce Cary
18: Education is the guardian genius of democracy. It is the only dictator that free men recognize, and the only ruler that free men require. Mirabeau Buonaparte Lamar
19: We cannot hold a torch to light another's path without brightening our own. Ben Sweetland
23: To know how to suggest is the great art of teaching. To attain it we must be able to guess what will interest: we must learn to read the childish soul as we might a piece of music. Then, by simply changing the key, we keep up the attraction anil vary the song. Henri Frederic Amiel
24: "Teachers open the door, but you must enter by yourself."
25: What office is there which involves more responsibility, which requires more qualifications, and which ought, therefore, to be more honorable than teaching? Harriet Martineau | What nobler employment, or more valuable to the state, than that of the man who instructs the rising generation. Marcus Tullius Cicero
51: END | Always do your best. Lisa Alter | Never try to teach a pig to sing....it wastes your time and annoys the pig. Anonymous