Teaching is Hoping.

My hope emerges from those places of struggle where I witness individuals positively transforming their lives and the world around them. Educating is always a vocation rooted in hopefulness. As teachers we believe that learning is possible, that nothing can keep an open mind from seeking after knowledge and finding a way to know.

—bell hooks

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4 thoughts on “Teaching is Hoping.

  1. teacherpostscript says:

    Way to have an awesome teaching moment on the spot! Were you finding that the kiddos were making predictions on their own or did you have to encourage them to reply to your reading?

  2. teacherpostscript says:

    Okay this was for c’s blog entry. I don’t know why it posted here, please delete these comments!!

  3. ponderinged says:

    Just curious as to where you ascertain so many of your motivational quotes.

  4. RLT says:

    Some I come across in reading, others are from folks I’ve read before and search for online, others I just stumble across unintentionally.

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