Quote by W. E. B. Du Bois : “School houses do not teach”

School houses do not teach themselves – piles of brick and mortar and machinery do not send out men. It is the trained, living human soul, cultivated and strengthened by long study and thought, that breathes the real breath of life into boys and girls and makes them human, whether they be black or white, […]

Quote by W. E. B. Du Bois : “A system of education is”

A system of education is not one thing, nor does it have a single definite object, nor is it a mere matter of schools. Education is that whole system of human training within and without the school house walls, which molds and develops men. – W. E. B. Du Bois

Quote by W. E. B. Du Bois : “The Negro race like all”

The Negro race, like all races, is going to be saved by its exceptional men. The problem of education, then, among Negroes must first of all deal with the Talented Tenth; it is the problem of developing the Best of this race that they may guide the Mass away from the contamination and death of […]

Quote by W. E. B. Du Bois : “Education must not simply teach”

Education must not simply teach work – it must teach Life. – W. E. B. Du Bois

Quote by W. E. B. Du Bois : “Education is that whole system”

Education is that whole system of human training within and without the school house walls, which molds and develops men. – W. E. B. Du Bois

Quote by W. E. B. Du Bois : “Education is the development of”

Education is the development of power and ideal. – W. E. B. Du Bois