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Why Not Earn A 1.0 Teacher Rating?

Discussion in 'General Education Discussions' started by Robert Heiny, Aug 18, 2014.

  1. Robert Heiny

    Robert Heiny Research Scientist of Learning and Education Flight Instructor

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    Why Not Earn A 1.0 Teacher Rating?



    U.S. NAVY CAPTAIN (LATER ADMIRAL) HYMAN RICKOVER asked young, future U.S President Jimmy Carter if he always did his best at the Naval Academy. The question came at the end of a screening interview for appointment as senior Naval officer of the crew of the Sea Wolf, one of the first two U.S. atomic submarines. When Carter answered, “No sir, I did not always do my best.” Rickover, who always looked Carter in the eyes without smiling, asked, “Why not?” ... Few Captain or Admiral Rickovers exist in education.
     

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