Quotations From ROBERT JOHN MEEHAN


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  • 'My classroom is a mixed bag of successes, pains, failures, messes, collaborations, flaws, beauty and adventures. And it's every single one of these attributes that makes it so rewarding.'
    Robert John Meehan
  • 'Many education reformers have foolishly accepted at face value that teachers in lower income schools are less effective. They couldn't be more wrong.'
    Robert John Meehan
  • 'Competition in education, by design, is intended to 'leave children behind.' Competition, by design, creates winners and losers.'
    Robert John Meehan
  • 'A teacher has to be ON every moment of the day, despite his/her actual state of mind.'
    Robert John Meehan
  • 'As a teacher you may teach a class, but each child should still feel uniquely taught.'
    Robert John Meehan
  • 'As a teacher I spent some time studying the 'art of selling' to get a better perspective of what I was trying to accomplish as a teacher. After all, aren't we in the business of getting students to 'buy into' what we are doing? '
    Robert John Meehan
  • 'True teachers illuminate the path to achievement, believing the best way to predict a child's future is to help create it.'
    Robert John Meehan
  • 'Teaching is a journey... but one where it's good news when you lose your baggage.'
    Robert John Meehan
  • 'Perseverance is the hard work you do in the classroom after you get tired of doing the hard work you already did.'
    Robert John Meehan
  • 'Developing a desire to learn is the kindling point of all classroom achievement.'
    Robert John Meehan
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