Posted December 6, 2015on:
This is an oft quoted quote. It has made its way to posters and email signatures. But I wonder how many people live up to its intent and how many reflect on it critically.
I have met wet blankets who can spout this saying one week and douse enthusiasm of teachers the next.
Sparking interest in learners is one thing, keeping a fire going is another. Once a fire is started, it can do good or do harm. How do we do the least harm?
One simple way I do the least harm is to attribute the CC-licensed photo with which I created this image quote.