“We are now in the 21st century, students do not need to be trained to be calculators- we have technology for this- but they do need to experience mathematics as a beautiful and connected subject of enduring big ideas.” Jo Boaler
“Someone once said…’Work is the bridge between dreams and reality.’ So just be warned: if you have big dreams be ready for a ton of work.” Jared Leto
“People say you have to have a lot of passion for what you do, and its totally true. The reason is because it’s so hard that if you don’t, any rational person would give up.” Steve Jobs
This was a fantastic quote I got from Angela Watson’s Blog- If you are not following her, you are missing out.
“If you really want to do something, you find a way.
If you don’t, you’ll find an excuse.” Unknown
“If you’re going to fear anything, teachers, fear complacency, fear the status quo, fear doing nothing.” Vicki Davis
I found this quote the other day. It is so easy to fall into and stay in a rut. Don’t keep doing the same thing expecting different results. That’s insane. Stop and do something different. Try it out. It might fail miserably.
But who knows. It might just work.