A Picture Drawn By A Child Essay

754 Words Apr 27th, 2016 4 Pages
This is a picture drawn by a child I work with. I love this picture because this was her way of saying thank you to me. What better way for a child to say thank you then with a picture in the likeness of yourself. I am sure you have a favorite teacher that you remember from school that influenced you in one way or another.

According to the National Center for Education Statistics online at ed.gov. There are almost 55 million children enrolled in either public or private schools throughout the country(2015). This is a staggering amount of children that teachers come in contact with on a daily basis. Teachers are not just just educators who show up to teach children, but also people who show love, compassion, and honesty to students, parents, and coworkers. This is a great profession where you are able to shape the youth of America.

I have worked for the past 6 years as a paraprofessional and I am currently pursuing a degree in elementary education.

Teachers can show what God values every day in their teaching through compassion, love, and honesty, with their students, parents, and coworkers.

Today, I want to discuss with you how teachers are able to show God’s values, first, through compassion, second, through love, and third, through honesty.

Teachers show what God values, when they share what they have with those students that are in need and also promote honesty within the classroom.

Compassion and love for students can come in a variety of ways from, giving a…

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