“Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.” - Scott Adams
"Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all." -Aristotle
“What we want... is for students to get more interested in things, more involved in them, more engaged in wanting to know; to have projects that they can get excited about and work on over long periods of time, to be stimulated to find things out on their own. ” - Howard Gardner.
“Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one." - Malcom S. Forbes
“The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires. The students of today are the leaders of tomorrow.”
- William Arthur Ward
“If culture was a house, then language was the key to the front door, to all the rooms inside" - Khaled Housseini.
“Good teachers know how to bring out the best in students." - Charles Kuralt
The iLearn Teacher of the Year Program honors excellence in classroom education and provides a forum to showcase many outstanding educators whose efforts and example have inspired their students, their colleagues, and the communities they serve.
iLearn Schools Teacher of the Year is the highest honor that iLearn Schools can bestow upon a teacher. This program annually recognizes and rewards teachers who have demonstrated outstanding leadership and excellence in teaching.
Every spring each campus selects a Teacher of the Year and amongst them, one iLearn Schools Teacher of the Year is selected. The one teacher that is selected as the iLearn Schools Teacher of the Year represents iLearn Schools in the Governor’s Teacher of the Year and the New Jersey Charter School Association Teacher of the Year programs.