Teaching the generation who has all the required means is an altogether different phenomenon and never before could learning be happening the way it is now—everywhere, all the time, on any possible subject, supporting any possible learning style or preference. But what does it really means to be a teacher in 21st-century?
It means to expand your teaching beyond the present horizon and try new ways that are not tried before, teaching with social media or replacing textbooks with web resources. Not for the sake of new skills but for the sake of students. And these quotes on teaching will help them to guide the young generation towards creating a better future for all of us.
1. Ignite the light of knowledge
A teacher invites the curiosity to install the imagination for creating a magical experience of learning.
“A good teacher can inspire hope, ignite the imagination, and instill a love of learning.”
— Brad Henry
2. Selfless path of righteous journey
A teacher does two times the hard work to make sure students understand the topic and get the clarity of mind.
“A good teacher is like a candle – it consumes itself to light the way for others.”
— Mustafa Kemal Atatürk
3. Put the test to make the best
Make them test themselves, be through so that tomorrow they can evolve into a better version of themselves.
“Good teachers know how to bring out the best in students.”
— Charles Kuralt
4. Mold humanity’s fate
The future of our civilization depends upon today’s teaching. Make them smart; make them strong so they can lift us to a new level.
The influence of teachers extends beyond the classroom, well into the future.
— F. Sionil Jose
5. Remembered for pure excellence
Teachers are the ones who made the system run. Try putting the quality as quantity does not make it to the top.
“Everyone who remembers his own education remembers teachers, not methods and techniques. The teacher is the heart of the educational system.”
— Sidney Hook
6. End the class, not the learning
The teaching should not be confined in boundaries of the classroom, learning passed from teacher to student live forever.
“Teachers affect eternity; no one can tell where their influence stops.”
— Henry Brooks Adams
7. Inject knowledge express creativity
Young minds are receptive to new ideas and learning. So, mold carefully, anything less than a sculpture is not acceptable.
“It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.”
— Albert Einstein
8. See more be more
See the potential, carve out the talent and hand out the experts that the world deserves.
“Those who educate children well are more to be honored than they who produce them; for these only gave them life, those the art of living well.”
9. Art of preparing gems
Teaching is not just a job, it’s a duty and responsibility towards humanity to give them an option to expand and go beyond expectations.
“Good teaching is one-fourth preparation and three-fourths pure theatre.”
— Gail Godwin
10. Care to share
The sincerity of heart with deliberate persuasion to search individuality for the vitality of the society.
“Students don’t care how much you know until they know how much you care.”
— John C. Maxwell