Updated: Jan 14, 2019
One thing I discovered about OISE, or just teachers in general, is that everyone here loves a good quote. From classes, to placements, to student presentations, they are everywhere! Now that I've completed my first semester at OISE (yaaay!), I've compiled some of my favourite quotes from my classmates, my profs, and obviously, from the students themselves. So stop on by, read, reflect, and enjoy!
FOR THAT TEACHING MINDSET:
To help us frame our perspective on students and our practice...
ON WELL BEING & SELF-CARE:
Being at OISE is intense. Completing a teacher's education and a graduate program is doubly intense. And teacher burn-out is a real thing. And so, to help everyone cope with our stress, my profs have given my classmates and I some wonderful reminders (and to reassure us that we are doing just fine).
FROM THE STUDENTS:
We all know that our students say some of the craziest things. I honestly could have made a separate blog for this, but I decided to just leave two here...