Good teachers never stop learning themselves

|Source: Foreign Affairs|
Teacher explaining an exercise to his student at the blackboard in DRC. Credit: GPE

This is a quote from Ms Julia Gillard, Chair of the GPE, during the Google’s Education on Air conference: a free, around-the-clock global conference for teachers to share and learn, that took place last week and brought together leaders in learning, including Google chairman Eric Schmidt and Second Lady of the US, Dr Jill Biden among others.

Delivering the opening keynote, Ms Gillard stressed that “teachers unlock the world of learning for our children and good teachers never stop learning themselves.”

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