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Edward D. Smith Center for Learning & Teaching


As a charitable teacher, you seek to bless the lives of others. You see your students as God’s children and feel concern for their happiness and success. You are patient with your students’ imperfections and rejoice in their success(Moroni 7:45).

Prepare: You prepare for class with your students in mind, truly concerned for their welfare. You are willing to help colleagues in their preparation.

Engage: You are patient and kind in your interactions with your students and colleagues. You look for ways to serve outside of your normal responsibilities.

Improve: You sincerely rejoice when you and others improve.