Did You Thank A Teacher?


This week is Teacher Appreciation Week!  Yesterday was National Teacher Day (May 7, 2013).  Did you thank a teacher?

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This blog post is dedicated to all the amazing teachers preparing a new generation of change world changers! THANK YOU!!


      “A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.”
–Henry Brooks Adams


     “The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.”
–William Arthur Ward


      “The art of teaching is the art of assisting discovery.”
–Mark Van Doren


    “Better than a thousand days of diligent study is one day with a great teacher.”
–Japanese proverb


     “The whole art of teaching is only the art of awakening the natural curiosity of young minds for the purpose of satisfying it afterwards.”
–Anatole France


    “One looks back with appreciation to the brilliant teachers, but with gratitude to those who touched our human feelings. The curriculum is so much necessary raw material, but warmth is the vital element for the growing plant and for the soul of the child.”
–Carl Jung



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Nicki Sanders, MSW, Chief Visionary Officer

The Teen Toolbox utilizes youth portfolio development and civic engagement and academic empowerment strategies to help teens set goals for life after high school and create a road map to reach those goals through its PACKAGED FOR SUCCESS™ Programs.  We are committed to supporting and raising awareness about the needs and potential of teenagers in the foster care system.


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