Señor Fernandes
Profesor de español
Wilton High School
United States
About me
Mr. Fernandes earned a bachelors degree in English from Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, CT.  He has a Masters in Special Education and TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) from Fairfield University in Fairfield, CT.  Mr. Fernandes has taught Spanish for approximately fourteen years across all grade levels.
"When an arrow does not hit its target, the marksman blames himself, not another person. A wise man behaves in the same way." --Confucius

“Knowledge is real knowledge only when it is acquired by the efforts of your intellect, not by memory.”

“Only when we forget what we are taught do we start to have real knowledge” --Henry David Thoreau

“Better to know a few things which are good and necessary than many things which are useful and mediocre." -Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Do not be embarrassed by your mistakes.  Nothing can teach us better than our understanding of them.  This is one of the best ways of self-education." --Thomas Carlyle

“Work all the time. Do not think that work is a disaster for you, and do not seek praise or reward for your work” Marcus Aurelius

"A wise man seeks wisdom; a madman thinks that he has found it." --Persian Proverb

"The merit of man is not in the knowledge he possesses, but in the effort he made to achieve it." --Gotthold Ephraim Lessing

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