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I have devoted this website to Education, Writing, and Movies. Education is my profession; writing is my avocation; and collecting, viewing, and blogging about movies is my hobby. I created this website to showcase my writing; to provide useful content for students, educators, and other writers; and to provide recommendations for film fans. The preponderance of content on this site consists of the best teacher and education quotes. I value quotations because they yield the greatest insight from the fewest words. On this website I present quotation collections for 112 education-related and general interest topics comprising more than 10,000 pages of quotations consisting only of the most interesting, thought-provoking, and useful quotes. I have placed a priority on the inclusion of contemporary quotes, unique quotes, and quotes by women and minorities. I also have created special quotation collections for writers, English teachers, subject area teachers, school principals, deans and counselors as well as general interest readers. There is truly useful and interesting content for everyone.
In addition to the wisdom and guidance quotes provide, the quotes in this website’s collections are perfectly suited for use in displays, presentations, speeches, research, students’ papers, and classroom lessons and discussions.
In the Daily Education Quotes & Quotes Quizzes section I give users the opportunity to sign up to get free Daily Education Quotes delivered to their email inbox. (Visitors can also simply select this link and complete the short form: GET DAILY EDUCATION QUOTES) The quotes are only those I consider interesting, thought-provoking, useful, or motivational. Also in this section I present Quotation Quizzes on 15 Education-Related topics. Challenge yourself in your area of interest: Art, Books, Children, Dating, Education, Literature, Marriage, Mothers, Movies, Music, Parenting, Reading, Teaching, Women’s Studies, and Writing. For participating in a quiz, users receive a ‘giveaway.’ Users earn a different prize with the completion of each quiz.
I value quotations because they yield the greatest insight from the fewest words. In the Top 500 Education-Related Quotes section I list what I consider to be the most insightful, witty, or useful quotations from each of the 112 education-related and general interest quotation topics on the website. I provide these quotes as an introduction and enticement to each collection of quotations. Simply reading these quotations for pleasure provides one with a potent burst of wisdom and beauty, which is both illuminating and rewarding.
In the Top Reference Works for Writers section I provide descriptions and links for free websites that are particularly useful for the daily writing activities of all writers—elementary school through college students as well as experienced writers. I have included in this section links to a dictionary, a slang dictionary, a rhyming dictionary, thesauruses, sites offering guidance with writing and grammar, encyclopedias, an atlas, a bibliography/citation creator, a site to search for word descriptions, and a character and word count tool. I follow the links with a section describing each site. I intend for students, teachers, and writers to use this section as their go-to reference source as they write.
In the Best Quotes About Writing section I present an exhaustive collection of writing quotations covering all aspects of the writing profession. I also provide separate PDFs devoted to the topics of Journalism, Language, Literary/Arts Criticism, Quotations, Research, and The Habits and Routines of Famous Authors. I have included as well a PDF titled Best Quotes on Writing (Continued). (This collection is an extension of the writing quotes displayed on the page because there was not enough storage space to include the entire writing quotation collection.) I also start this page with links to articles that provide many ideas on how best to use quotations in your work and in school and college classrooms. (Teachers take note.)
In the Best Writing Advice Quotes section I provide a collection of writing quotations from authors throughout history. These quotations offer the best writing advice and best writing tips from those who have been most successful at writing. Any writer can benefit from the wisdom of the ages I offer in this section.
In the Top Education Quotations section I offer a comprehensive collection of the most interesting, thought-provoking, and useful quotations on Teachers and Teaching. I also provide links to PDF collections of the most interesting, thought-provoking, and useful quotations on other education and school topics in the categories of Achievement, Adolescence, Children, College, Curriculum, (Dan L. Miller Quotes), Education, Graduation, Knowledge, Learning, Parents & Parenting, School, Service Learning, Students, Testing, Thinking/Mind/Ideas, and Wisdom.
In the Best Quotes for English Teachers and Students section I offer a comprehensive collection of quotations covering topics of greatest use to English teachers, professors, and their students. On this page I provide PDFs devoted to the topics of Books, Censorship, Communication, Film, Journalism, Language, Libraries, Listening, Literary/Arts Criticism, Literature, Media, Oratory, Poetry, Quotations, Reading, and Theater. I also start this page with links to articles that provide ideas on how best to use quotations in students’ schoolwork and in school and college classrooms. (Teachers take note.)
In the School Subject Quotes section I provide a comprehensive collection of quotations covering all school subjects most appropriate for use by students, classroom teachers, and professors. The quotations are perfectly suited for use in displays, students’ papers, and classroom lessons and discussions. On this page I provide PDFs devoted to the topics of Activities, Agriculture, Architecture, Art, Career Education (Work), Civics, Computer Education, Business, Driver’s Education, Economics, Engineering, Family and Consumer Science, Foreign Language, Geography, Health, History, Holidays, Industrial Arts & Technology, Math, Music, Philosophy, Physical Education/Athletics, Political Science, Psychology, Research, Safety, Science, Seasons, Sociology, and Women’s Studies.
In the Quotes for School Principals, Deans, Counselors, and Students section I provide a comprehensive collection of quotations covering topics most appropriate for use by school principals, deans, counselors, and students. On this page I display quotations on Management. I also provide PDFs devoted to the topics of Alcohol/Tobacco/Drugs, Alternative Learning Center (An Alternative In-School Suspension Program), Anger & Fighting, Authority, Change, Character, Conduct of Life—Advice, Confidence, Cooperation, Counseling, Courtesy & Kindness, Dedication/Determination, Discipline, Failure, Honesty, Individuality, Leadership, Optimism, Procrastination, Respect, Responsibility, School Principals, Self-Concept/Self-Esteem, Success, Tardiness and Truancy, and Values. I also start this page with links to an article and to my doctoral dissertation that outline the concept of Therapeutic Discipline, an alternative to school suspension. Bibliotherapy is a primary component of Therapeutic Discipline, and school personnel can use the quotations in this collection to help address the needs of students with whom they work. Additionally, I have posted descriptions and links to articles that should be useful to school personnel: “How to Help Students Prepare for their First Job,” “Choose Your Future: Solving Problems and Getting Help,” and “Fifty Ways to Improve Attendance.”
In the Quotes on Relevant School Topics section I provide a comprehensive collection of general interest quotations covering topics most appropriate for use by students, classroom teachers and professors and by other interested readers. The quotations are perfectly suited for use in displays, students’ papers, and classroom lessons and discussions. On this page I display quotations on Love. I also provide PDFs devoted to the topics of Appearance, Courage, Dating, Death, Family, Friendship, Gun Violence, Happiness, Human Relations, Inspiration, Life, Love, Marriage, Minorities, Motivation, Nature, Peace, Retirement/Aging, and War.
In the Rare, Seldom-Seen and Classic Movie Recommendations Blog section I provide recommendations for rare movies, classic movies, silent movies and seldom-seen movies. Most people watch only contemporary movies, but there are movies from other eras that are highly entertaining and, in many cases, true works of art. For those who value film as an art form there is an abundance of masterpieces created in the mid-20th century. I want to direct those interested in film to movies they would appreciate watching and to help them avoid wasting time with Seldom-Seen Movies that disappoint. In this section I provide for each film the movie title and release date, the stars, a brief plot summary, my opinion on the worth of watching the movie, and a link to the movie title on the comprehensive movie site, IMDB. I update this blog on a regular basis.
In the More Useful Websites section I reference the most useful websites related to quotes, writing, and movies. The quotation section links to the most abundant resources for finding quotes. The writing resources and advice section provides links to extensive writing resources useful for students, teachers, and writers. Additionally, this section provides expert advice for writers at all levels. The section devoted to movies cites sources of movie recommendations as well as sources of rare, classic, and silent movies for viewing online.
In the Dan L. Miller’s Works section I feature my writing. I provide my Publication Record as well as PDFs of most journal articles. I furnish a PDF of my doctoral dissertation, and I note purchasing information for my current books.
In the Books by Dan L. Miller section I feature books I have authored with displays of book covers and descriptions of the books. I also feature books in the Illustrated Classics for Students™ series, for which I am a contributor.
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