quote by Harry Wong

The single greatest effect on student achievement is not race, it is not poverty - it is the effectiveness of the teacher.

— Harry Wong

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Student learning quote Maturity is learning to walk away from people and situation that threaten your p

Maturity is learning to walk away from people and situation that threaten your peace of mind, self respect, values, morals and self worth.

Take the attitude of a student, never be too big to ask questions, never know too much to learn something new.

Study while others are sleeping; work while others are loafing; prepare while others are playing; and dream while others are wishing.

Student learning quote Forget the mistake. Remember the lesson.

Forget the mistake. Remember the lesson.

Differentiation is simply a teacher attending to the learning needs of a particular student or small groups of students, rather than teaching a class as though all individuals in it were basically alike.

It is the teacher - what the teacher knows and can do - that is the most significant factor in student achievement.

I cannot tell the truth about anything unless I confess being a student, growing and learning something new every day. The more I learn, the clearer my view of the world becomes.

Student learning quote Failure are part of life. If you don't fail, you don't learn. If you don't learn

Failure are part of life. If you don't fail, you don't learn. If you don't learn you'll never change.

Don't try to fix the students, fix ourselves first.

The good teacher makes the poor student good and the good student superior. When our students fail, we, as teachers, too, have failed.

Learning is never done without errors and defeat.

A teacher can never truly teach unless he is still learning himself.

A lamp can never light another lamp unless it continues to burn its own flame. The teacher who has come to the end of his subject, who has no living traffic with his knowledge but merely repeats his lesson to his students, can only load their minds, he cannot quicken them.

Student learning quote It is when you finally learn that your  are all in your mind that your real life

It is when you finally learn that your are all in your mind that your real life begins.

The normal curve is a distribution most appropriate to chance and random activity. Education is a purposeful activity and we seek to have students learn what we would teach. Therefore, if we are effective, the distribution of grades will be anything but a normal curve. In fact, a normal curve is evidence of our failure to teach.

What we want... is for students to get more interested in things, more involved in them, more engaged in wanting to know; to have projects that they can get excited about and work on over long periods of time, to be stimulated to find things out on their own.

True teachers are those who use themselves as bridges over which they invite their students to cross; then, having facilitated their crossing, joyfully collapse, encouraging them to create their own.

Student learning quote Learn to say No without explaining yourself.

Learn to say No without explaining yourself.

There is a brilliant child locked inside every student.

The student now goes to college to proclaim rather than to learn.

A spirit of national masochism prevails, encouraged by an effete corps of impudent snobs who characterize themselves as intellectuals.

Learn From Yesterday, Live for Today, hope for tomorrow.

Student learning quote Forgive yourself for not knowing what you didn't know before you learned it.

Forgive yourself for not knowing what you didn't know before you learned it.

You cannot teach a man anything, you can only help him find it within himself.

I allowed myself to be bullied because I was scared and didn't know how to defend myself. I was bullied until I prevented a new student from being bullied. By standing up for him, I learned to stand up for myself.

Do not train children to learning by force and harshness, but direct them to it by what amuses their minds.

Student learning quote If you get tired, learn to rest, not quit.

If you get tired, learn to rest, not quit.

The wrong kind of praise creates self-defeating behavior.

The right kind motivates students to learn.

And Later I Thought, I Can't Think How Anyone Can Become a Director Without Learning the Craft of Cinematography.

The good teacher makes the poor student good and the good student superior.

Student learning quote You can learn something new everyday if you listen.

You can learn something new everyday if you listen.

I was a student at Harvard, and that's where I learned about so-called avant-garde music. Jackson Pollock, abstract expressionism and painting were well known at this time.

I've led a school whose faculty and students examine and discuss and debate every aspect of our law and legal system. And what I've learned most is that no one has a monopoly on truth or wisdom. I've learned that we make progress by listening to each other, across every apparent political or ideological divide.

'No Child Left Behind' requires states and school districts to ensure that all students are learning and are reaching their highest potential. Special education students should not be left out of these accountability mechanisms.

Student learning quote The beautiful thing about learning is that no one can take it away from you.

The beautiful thing about learning is that no one can take it away from you.

Anyone who keeps learning stays young.

In a word, learning is decontextualized.

We break ideas down into tiny pieces that bear no relation to the whole. We give students a brick of information, followed by another brick, followed by another brick, until they are graduated, at which point we assume they have a house. What they have is a pile of bricks, and they don't have it for long.

Get over the idea that only children should spend their time in study.

Be a student so long as you still have something to learn, and this will mean all your life.

Student learning quote If someone offers you an amazing opportunity and you're not sure you can do it,

If someone offers you an amazing opportunity and you're not sure you can do it, say yes - then learn how to do it later.

It must be remembered that the purpose of education is not to fill the minds of students with facts... it is to teach them to think.

Get over the idea that only children should spend their time in study.

Be a student so long as you still have something to learn, and this will mean all your life.

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.

Student learning quote I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it.

I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it.

All genuine learning is active, not passive.

It involves the use of the mind, not just the memory. It is a process of discovery, in which the student is the main agent, not the teacher.

I tell my students, 'It's an important tradition and you have to go back and hear this music and learn its language all the way through. How are you going to know what's new to play, if you haven't listened to everything that's old?'

The central task of education is to implant a will and facility for learning;

it should produce not learned but learning people. The truly human society is a learning society, where grandparents, parents, and children are students together.

A true teacher does not terrorize ignorant students, because a true teacher knows that it is his job to cure ignorance.

The wisest mind has something yet to learn.

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