The most misunderstood quote evah!
I just returned from a magnificent weekend in Clarion, PA! I discovered three years ago that my sorority sisters had been gathering the week before homecoming for about 20 years! It happened that a sorority sister took a composite picture and ran through maiden names on Facebook You can say what you will about social media But it was through social media that I found the women from college, who helped shape me into the person I am today!
Many of my sorority sisters are educators. I had planned to be an teacher when I was a freshman in college, but changed my major 4 times--but graduated in 4 years!
Teachers are my heroes. I want to repost a blog I wrong back in February of After hearing the working and retired teachers discuss the challenges they face today, I want them to know they make a difference!
While this was for him in Feb. I am a better person for having known you in my 20s Like Morrie, there are teachers who do more than teach a subject There is a quote in the book that has stayed with me, especially during the 12 years I served as a Board of Trustee for Coppell Independent School District.
The quote came from Henry Adams, "A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops". Teachers are truly my heroes! Joe grew up in a suburb of Buffalo, New York In third grade he started to play the trumpet.
His name--Frank Del Russo or Mr. He was a task master He insisted on doing everything the right way--always. D expected it from himself. D also loved these students.
His love and compassion spilled over into every interaction he had with his band, color guard students. As I mentioned, Joe played trumpet. Joe always kept his trumpet out, because Mr. By now, Joe and I were married with three elementary aged children.
One evening, Joe came to the dinner table in a bad mood.
After we said grace over our food, he stared at each of our children one-by-one and asked the question in a very serious tone, "Who put the DING in my trumpet bell?
Then from the left side of the dinner table our only son Adam, a little third grader at the time, spoke up in tears I am sorry I dinged your horn! Our son graduated from Baylor as a trumpet performance major and is prayerfully headed to grad school for trumpet performance in the fall.
After the concert we met up with Carol. D will be 80 years old. She exclaimed, "We must do something for him!
With the help of Mr. Throughout the private room of this local watering hole, blue and white crape paper -- Williamsville school colors draped the room."A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops." - Henry Adams quotes from caninariojana.com "A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops." - Henry Adams BrainyQuote.
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"A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops." -- Henry Adams Dean Eastman teaches social studies in a school with one of the highest drop-out rates in Massachusetts.