Educational Quotes

If kids come to us 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.
Barbara Coloroso

Plan for the worst, hope for the best, expect a compromise.

It is impossible for a man to learn what he thinks he already knows.

It has always seemed strange to me that in our endless discussions about education so little stress is laid on the pleasure of becoming an educated person, the enormous interest it adds to life. To be able to be caught up into the world of thought -- that is to be educated.
Edith Hamilton

In times of change, learners inherit the Earth, while the learned find themselves beautifully equipped to deal with a world that no longer exists. Eric Hoffer

Technology is everything that was invented after we were born. Alan Kay

The more powerful that technology becomes, the more indispensable good teachers are. Michael Fullan

As always, the route to achieving such a critical mass is not to wait for it to happen, but to be among those promoting its use, even if those around us seem disinterested or against it.
Michael Fullan

A mind stretched to a new idea, never goes back to its original dimensions.
Oliver Wendell Holmes

I look to the future because that's where I'm going to spend the rest of my life.
George Burns

There isn't really such a thing as "eLearning" or "educational technology"- there is technology, used in the context of teaching and learning

Education is what remains after one has forgotten everything he learned in school
Albert Einstein
Civilisation is a race between education and catastrophe
HG Wells


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