Bel Kaufman

Bel Kaufman

is an American teacher and author, best known for writing the 1965 bestselling novel Up the Down Staircase
Education is not a product: mark, diploma, job, money in that order; it is a process, a never ending one.More Bel Kaufman quotes [09/30/2011 04:09:44]
Learning is a process of mutual discovery for teacher and pupil. Keep an open mind to their unexpected responses.More Bel Kaufman quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Children are the true connoisseurs. What’s precious to them has no price, only value.More Bel Kaufman quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
To the outside world, of course, this job is a cinch: 9 to 3, five days a week, two months' summer vacation with pay, all legal holidays, prestige and respect. My mother, for example, has the pleasant notion that my day consists of nodding graciously to the rustle of starched curtsies and a chorus of respectful voices bidding me good morning.More Bel Kaufman quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A teacher is frequently the only adult in the pupil's environment who treats him with respect.More Bel Kaufman quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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