Professional Quotes

The Importance Of History:

“People must know the past to understand the present and to face the future.“ – Nellie McClung

“Historical knowledge is no more and no less than carefully and critically constructed collective memory.” – William H. MacNeill

“History shapes the way we view the present.” – David Crabtree


Inspiring Teachers:

“Real leadership doesn’t require a choice between doing your job and honoring the human beings you serve: You can do both.”—Robyn R. Jackson

“An artful teacher helps students see themselves, their lives, their talents, and their aspirations in the curriculum they study.” —Carol Ann Tomlinson and Tonya R. Moon

“Education is not to reform students or amuse them or to make them expert technicians. It is to unsettle their minds, widen their horizons, inflame their intellects, teach them to think straight, if possible.” – Robert M. Hutchins

“Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.” – Benjamin Franklin

“Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.” – Anonymous

“Let the potential artist in our children come to life that they may surmount industrial monotonies and pressures.” — Barbara Morgan


Story Book Quotes

“The moment you doubt whether you can fly, you cease for ever being able to do it.”-J.M. Barrie, Peter Pan

“You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself in any direction you choose.”-Dr. Seuss, Oh, the Places You’ll Go!

“There are worse things do to when you’re in grade two than to spend your time building a dream”- Andrea Beaty, Iggy Peck Architect