Learning is the process of gaining knowledge.
“Like a lump of clay in the hands of the creator, we are forever being molded by life's experiences.”
“Sometimes when learning comes before experience it doesn't make sense right away.”
—Richard David Bach Writer
“Children have never been very good at listening to their elders, but they have never failed to imitate them.”
—James Baldwin Author
“We are not what we know but what we are willing to learn. ”
—Mary Catherine Bateson Writer, Cultural Anthropologist
“The real community of man...is the community of those who seek the truth, of the potential knowers.”
—Allan Bloom Educator, Author
Stories About Learning
What I Learned From Carl
Submitted by Anonymous
My mind seems always to return to the day that I met Carl. The city bus, with its mechanical hiss and its slightly dizzying...
The Man Who Taught Me To Care
Submitted by Anonymous
My name is Scott and I am 36 years old. I have spent most of my adult life working in an unfulfilling job, and by doing so I...
Submitted by Jennifer T.
Setting: My son Joel's bedroom. About 9:30 pm on a Wednesday night. I'm there to tuck him in. He's been in bed for at least...
Everyday Hero Stories
My teacher Mrs. A. is the best reading teacher ever! I had trouble reading. In 6th grade my lexile level was 235! Now my...
Mr. James F., a 7th grade science teacher, is my hero. He has been teaching a very long time and he has inspired so many...
My hero is my 7th grade math teacher. He has really put a big impact in my life now, and now I believe I will have a bright...
well that is very true.
Learning can only happen as one is teachable.
Bruce Willingham, Warner Robins Ga
Ninguém sabe tudo, nós sempre estamos aprendendo e a humildade é fundamental. Nobody knows everything, we are always learning and humility is essential.
Anderson, Colatina, Es Brasil
"Speak by the language of your heart,
and I will listen by the power of my Mind"
As I always said to my students- "You will be learning from me, I will be learning from you"
Jerwin Cabañero, Philippines
Loving oneself through learning, cultivates the mind , the talent and the soul for achieving new and great things.
It takes a community to rebuild a City. There are so many issues plaguing our inner city and urban youth today. The empathy and support of our community will encourage youth to participate in a constructive way!!!
Kesha B, East Palo Alto ,Ca
This website is suitable for all ages... especially to students like us.
Bernard Estrada, Sorsogon City, Philippines