Tuesday, August 17, 2010
I always hope to be nearly as influential...
“Believe without a doubt that every single one of your kids—regardless of where they come from, what language they speak at home, how much money their family has—can achieve at the highest level,” he said. “If you don’t believe that, please don’t go into teaching.” Jason Kamras, National Teacher of the Year.
“Showing them that you care about them, showing them that you believe in them, pushing them to achieve at a higher level” is essential to improving student learning and achievement, he said.
Former National Teacher of the Year Urges Colleagues to Believe that All Students Can Succeed