TITLE: Stay Focused AUTHOR: Eugene Wallingford DATE: July 12, 2007 7:32 PM DESC: ----- BODY: A former student recently wrote:
I am periodically reminded of a saying that is usually applied to fathers but fits teachers well -- when you are young it's amazing how little they know, but they get much smarter as I get older.
For a teacher, this sort of unsolicited comment is remarkably gratifying. It is also humbling. What I do matters. I have to stay on top of my game. -----