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    1. 1. "If we teach today aswe taught yesterday,we rob our childrenof tomorrow."John Dewey
    2. 2. “Any growth requiresa temporary loss ofsecurity.”Madeline Hunter
    3. 3. "Do not confine yourchildren to your ownlearning, for they wereborn in another time."Chinese Proverb
    4. 4. "The illiterate of the 21st century will not be thosewho cannot read and write, but those who cannotlearn, unlearn, and relearn."Alvin Toffler
    5. 5. "There can beinfinite uses of thecomputer and ofnew agetechnology, but ifthe teachersthemselves arenot able to bring itinto the classroomand make it work,then it fails."NancyKassebaum, U.S.Senator
    6. 6. “Education is not the filling ofa pail, but the lighting of a fire.”William Butler Yeats
    7. 7. "The last few decades have belonged to a certainkind of person with a certain kind of mind–computerprogrammers who could crank code, lawyers whocould craft contracts, MBAs who could crunchnumbers. But the keys to the kingdom are changinghands. The future belongs to a very different kind ofperson with a very different kind of mind--creatorsand empathizers, pattern recognizers and meaningmakers. These people-artists, inventors, designers,storytellers, caregivers, consolers, big picturethinkers--will now reap societys richest rewards andshare its greatest joys."Daniel Pink
    8. 8. “The whole purpose ofeducation is to turnmirrors into windows.”Sydney J. Harris
    9. 9. What you leave behind is not whatis engraved in stone monuments,but what is woven into the lives ofothers.Percicles
    10. 10. "It is important toremember thateducational software,like textbooks, is onlyone tool in the learningprocess. Neither can bea substitute for well-trained teachers,leadership, and parentalinvolvement."Keith Krueger, CEO ofCoSN
    11. 11. "Teachers need to integrate technologyseamlessly into the curriculum instead of viewingit as an add-on, an afterthought, or an event."Heidi-Hayes Jacobs, Educational Consultant
    12. 12. "The need to know the capital ofFlorida died when my phone learnedthe answer. Rather, the students oftomorrow need to be able to thinkcreatively: they will need to learn ontheir own, adapt to new challengesand innovate on-the-fly."Anthony Chivetta, high schoolstudent in Missouri
    13. 13. The principle goal ofeducation is to createmen and woman whoare capable of doingnew things, not simplyrepeating what othergenerations have done.Jean Piaget
    14. 14. “Mucheducation todayis monumentallyineffective. Alltoo often weare giving youngpeople cutflowers whenwe should beteaching themto grow theirown plants.”John W. Gardner
    15. 15. I have never let myschooling interferewith my education.Mark Twain
    16. 16. “An education isnt how much you havecommitted to memory, or even how muchyou know. Its being able to differentiatebetween what you know and what you dont.”Anatole France
    17. 17. The great aim of educationis not knowledge, but action.Herbert Spencer
    18. 18. You cannot teach a mananything; you can only helphim find it within himself.Galileo Galilei
    19. 19. “Any teacher that can bereplaced by a computer,deserves to be.”David Thornburg

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