“We must have courage to bet on our ideas, to take the calculated risk, and to act. Everyday living requires courage if life is to be effective and bring happiness." - Maxwell Maltz, American cosmetic surgeon, author of Psycho-Cybernetics
“Manners are like the zero in arithmetic; they may not be much by themselves, but they are capable of adding a great deal of the value of everything else." - Freya Stark, British explorer
“We are driven by five genetic needs: survival, love and belonging, power, freedom, and fun." - William Glasser, American psychiatrist
Teacher’s Creed By Author Unknown I am a teacher. I accept the challenge to be sagacious and tenacious in teaching every student, because I believe every student can learn. I accept the responsibility to create a learning environment conducive to optimum achievement academically, socially and emotionally. I actively pursue excellence for my students and myself. I provide a model of decorum and respect that guides my students as well as honors them. I affirm superlative expectations for my students and myself. I cherish every student. I am a teacher. I change the world one student at a time.
Four step process: I do, you observe I do, you assist You do, I assist You do, and I observe