This video just reminded me that our current Prime Minister is/was a teacher.
Some key quotes from this Facebook video regarding student engagement and motivation:
Be yourself, talk from the heart, and it will always get you to good places.- Darrell Samson (quoting his teacher)
If you believe in people, encourage them, support them, then you will elevate them to greater heights. – Filomena Tassi
It’s always a very inspiring thing for me to work with young people … we need young people to think critically about the world around them. – Shaun Chen
It is our responsibility to create an environment that allows [young people] to be engaged. – Darrell Samson