I found this quote fitting for the Social Change Projects that my students are working on, and their potential to make a difference. (Visit “Creating Social Change in the Classroom” for more information on the projects.)
We ourselves feel that what we are doing is just a drop in the ocean. But the ocean would be less because of that missing drop.
Every teacher hopes that they can impart a lasting impression. Every teacher hopes that they can finally answer that question, “Why do we have to learn this?” Every teacher wants to make a difference in the lives of their students. But how do we also make sure that those students are able to make a difference of their own? Continue reading