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Unformatted text preview: want to be a teacher; he encouraged me to strive for the best and exceed in what my dreams. It was a soccer coach in High School that told me, I believe youre going to make a difference in the world, you have the ability to do things that I dont see in many teenagers at this point in life. What he said really made me think hard, of what I could do to help the world. He influenced me to follow in his footsteps and make a difference, just as he did to me. He made a difference in my life and in return thats what I would like to do to others. The ability to make a difference is a really big aspect in why I want to teach. Not many people can look back upon the years and say, I taught this person to read and write. What you get in return is the warm feeling of accomplishment, the gratitude of a child or teenager coming back to you, saying thank you for all you did. Thats why I want to become a teacher....
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This note was uploaded on 05/28/2011 for the course EDUC 215 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '10 term at Northern Virginia Community College.
- Fall '10