Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.

Polishing Real Diamonds Quotes About Child Development


Published on

This book contains handpicked quotes to remind parents and teachers of the importance of their role in developing children who are the world’s real diamonds.

Published in: Education
  • Be the first to comment

Polishing Real Diamonds Quotes About Child Development

  1. 1. Polishing Real DiamondsPolishing Real DiamondsPolishing Real DiamondsPolishing Real Diamonds Quotes About Child Development Dr. Jyoti Hegde
  2. 2. Image Credits Page Image Credit Page Image Credit Cover Created by Pressfoto - 13 Created by Pressfoto - 3 Created by jcomp - 15 Created by katemangostar - 4,7,14 16 Created by Pressfoto - 5 Created by Pressfoto - 17 Created by peoplecreations 6 Created by Teksomolika - 18 Created by Pressfoto - 8 Created by Pressfoto - 19 Created by Pressfoto - 9 Created by Teksomolika - 20 Created by jannoon028 - 10 Takeaway / 21 Created by nensuria - 11 Created by creativeart - 22 bunchesandbits/ 12 Created by Pressfoto -
  3. 3. A hundred years from now, it will not matter what kind of car I drove, what kind of house I lived in, how much money I had in the bank...but the world may be a better place because I made a difference in the life of a child. Forest Witcraft
  4. 4. If a seed of a lettuce will not grow, we do not blame the lettuce. Instead, the fault lies with us for not having nourished the seed properly. Buddhist proverb
  5. 5. At the end of the day, the most overwhelming key to a child's success is the positive involvement of parents. Jane D. Hull
  6. 6. Parents are the ultimate role models for children. Every word, movement and action has an effect. Bob Keeshan
  7. 7. By loving them for more than their abilities we show our children that they are much more than the sum of their accomplishments. Eileen Kennedy-Moore
  8. 8. The activities that are the easiest, cheapest, and most fun to do – such as singing, playing games, reading, storytelling, and just talking and listening – are also the best for child development. Jerome Singer
  9. 9. If a child is to keep alive his inborn sense of wonder, he needs the companionship of at least one adult who can share it, rediscovering with him the joy, the excitement, and the mystery of the world we live in. Rachel Carlson
  10. 10. Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire. William Butler Yeats
  11. 11. The aim of education should be to teach us rather how to think, than what to think - rather to improve our minds, so as to enable us to think for ourselves, than to load the memory with thoughts of other men. Bill Beattie
  12. 12. Every child has a different learning style and pace. Each child is unique, not only capable of learning but also capable of succeeding. Robert John Meehan
  13. 13. If the child is not learning the way you are teaching, then you must teach in the way the child learns. Rita Dunn
  14. 14. A good teacher must be able to empathize what it must be like to struggle to learn something that may have come so easily to them. Robert John Meehan
  15. 15. It shouldn't matter how slowly a child learns as long as we are encouraging them not to stop. Robert John Meehan
  16. 16. Great teachers empathize with kids, respect them, and believe that each one has something special that can be built upon. Ann Lieberman
  17. 17. Never help a child with a task at which he feels he can succeed. Maria Montessori
  18. 18. The greatest sign of success for a teacher... is to be able to say, 'The children are now working as if I did not exist.' Maria Montessori
  19. 19. A student's progress should be measured in terms of the questions they are asking, not merely by the answers that they are reciting. Robert John Meehan
  20. 20. If I ran a school, I'd give the average grade to the ones who gave me all the right answers, for being good parrots. I'd give the top grades to those who made a lot of mistakes and told me about them, and then told me what they learned from them. R. Buckminster Fuller
  21. 21. The habits we form from childhood make no small difference, but rather they make all the difference. Aristotle
  22. 22. Since the jobs that our preschoolers will do probably don’t exist yet, our priority is to teach them the skills to adapt and inquire and question and cooperate… life skills. Caroline Bellouse
  23. 23. Diamond Model for the holistic development of Children The Diamond Model is a framework for the holistic development of Children. It has been designed by Corporate Trainers, Dr. Jyoti Hegde and Amey Hegde using inputs from the 10 core life skills identified by the World Health Organisation (WHO), Daniel Goleman's model of Emotional Intelligence and the competencies identified by CASEL, the leading organization in the US for the teaching of social and emotional skills. It also includes values, good habits, civic sense and care for the environment. To know more visit:
  24. 24. About This Book: This book contains handpicked quotes to remind parents and teachers of the importance of their role in developing children who are the world’s real diamonds. About The Author: Dr. Jyoti Hegde is a Corporate trainer and a life skills trainer for kids based in Goa, India. Her passion is to conduct sessions for kids on the values, habits, and life skills for health, happiness and success. To know more visit: POLISHING REAL DIAMONDS: QUOTES ABOUT CHILD DEVELOPMENT