Essay on Philosophy Of Education Is Important

737 Words Mar 24th, 2016 3 Pages
Philosophy of education is really important. It’s basically the schools and teachers beliefs that reflect how the students are taught. It should reflect their purpose, the teachers role, and their methods of teaching. One of the most important things to me is the teacher being the role model for the students. A favorite quote of mine is “One good teacher in a lifetime may sometimes change a delinquent into a solid citizen,” said Philip Wylie. This touches close to home for me. I’ve had a teacher be there for me, and guide me through one of the toughest times of my life when my parents got divorced. Not that I was a delinquent, but my point is she just kept me on track. She knew how much my education meant to me. Being a role model is important for your students. I would like to teach kindergarten, because they’re so young and free spirited. They’re just so full of life! They enter this grade when they’re just learning everything. Everything is so new to them. It’s exciting to get to watch them grow, and learn new things. Especially knowing you were one of the first ones to teach them what they know, and what will help them learn more things later on. It would be a very rewarding feeling knowing you were apart in someone else’s success. I just want my students to achieve success, and greatness in the beginning of their young lives. I want them to find happiness in everything we do in class. I would want them to achieve learning numbers, and letters, putting words together,…

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