Children can learn almost anything if they are dancing, tasting, touching, hearing, seeing, and feeling information. – Jean Houston.
You’re never too old, too wacky, too wild, to pick up a book and read to a child. – Dr. Seuss.
Tell me and I forget, teach me and I remember, involve me and I learn. – Benjamin Franklin.
Children are human beings to whom respect is due, superior to us by reason of their innocence and of greater possibilities of their future. – Maria Montessori.
Men are born ignorant, not stupid. They are made stupid by education. – Bertrand Russell.
Young children are perfectly capable of concentrated effort over long periods of time if what they are doing is their own idea. – Elizabeth Jones and Gretchen Reynolds.
Don’t just teach your children to read…teach them to question what they read. Teach them to question everything. – George Carlin.
All I’m saying…can be summed up in two words: Trust children. Nothing could be more simple, or more difficult. Difficult because to trust children we must first learn to trust ourselves, and most of us were taught as children that we could not be trusted. – John Holt.
An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest. – Benjamin Franklin.
You learn something everyday if you pay attention. – Ray LeBlond.