'Inspiring Quotes about the Safe to Learn Project
- Rekindle Your Commitment to Leadership and Service
"I just finished reading Ada Rosario Dolch's book, it is amazing! It rekindled my commitment to leadership and service to our children, schools, communities, students, parents, educators,
~ Kay Karr, Retired Superintendent (Texas) - How Are the Children?
- Be Proactive
"With great comfort parents send and or drop off their children to our schools, never thinking that some natural or inhumane disaster might reach their children's school house door. Yet there is an enormous responsibility placed on our shoulders daily; keep the entire school community safe. This is not a task that one can muster alone. I trust and hope that sharing my experiences and journey, will cause you to stop and become proactive in the development of a school/community-wide safety plan that will only serve to be better prepared in the case of any emergency that might arise. As Covey would say, 'Better to be proactive. Not reactive'."~ Ada Rosario Dolch,
Ada Rosario Dolch is the Author of Principles for Principals, Leading the Way to School Safety (New York)
Leading the Way to School Safety | Reflections
- Safety Impacts Education
"Safety is something that we all take for granted especially if all is well in our educational communities. After taking part in this project I realized the impact that safety has on the education and success of our students. Parents entrust us with their wonderful kids thirsty for knowledge on a daily basis and if they feel safe on campus and throughout our community they will flourish in knowledge!"
~Trudy Harris, CSRM - Assistant Director, Employee Benefits/Risk Management, Lamar Consolidated Independent School District (Texas)
- Let’s Set an Example
“Everything we do can be summed up in one word. Let's. It isn't done alone. We need to work together. Let's share. Let's teach. Let's explore. Let's taste. Let's save. Let's recycle. Let's accept. Let's make this world a better place for everyone. Together, let's set an example,”
~ Phillip Martin, Artist, Muralist, Teacher, Author & World Wanderer - Blog