"Teaching is a work of heart” (also, “Nursing is a work of heart") is a popular slogan on T-shirts, bumper stickers, posters and other items. Both “Teaching is a work of heart” and “Nursing is a work of heart” have been cited in print since at least 1995.
15 June 1905, Marietta (GA) Journal, pg. 7:
An honest man is a work of heart as well as head.
28 July 1916, Evening News (Sault Ste Marie, MI), pg. 8, col. 1 ad:
A work of art is a work of heart.
(The Man Store—ed.)
Let’s do something different!
By Jean R. Feldman
Beltsville, MD: Gryphon House
A recipient of the “Teaching is a Work of Heart” Award from Prodigy Consulting, Jean is married and the mother of two grown children.
Google Groups: rec.crafts.textiles.needlework
From: (Martha Beth Lewis)
Date: 26 Jan 1995 20:00:08 GMT
Local: Thurs, Jan 26 1995 2:00 pm
Subject: Re: Nurses Pattern
There are also two nurse kits in the spring 95 catalogues from Stichery/Counted Cross Stitch from the Stitchery.
One is in the latter on p. 22. Implements of the profession and “Nursing is a work of heart.” Kit.
Teaching Is a Work of Heart: Small-Size Daybrightener
Anthony P. Witham
Garborgs Heart N Home, 1998
3 August 2001, Roanoke (VA) Times, “A Walk on the Wild Side,” pg. B3:
Wearing a black T-shirt with a colorful artist’s palette on the front and the logo ‘’Teaching is a Work of Heart,’’ Brenda Sue Davis, a Capron Elementary School teacher and one of 18 in the class, ...
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27 February 2005, Ocala (FL) Star-Banner, “Golden Apple award winners reflect on what teaching means to them,” pg. 4D, col. 2:
A good teacher realizes that teaching is a “work of heart.” It’s about caring, nurturing and developing little minds and talents.
Quotes for Nurses
Published August 19, 2011 | By kbbarker
Nursing is a work of Heart ! ~ Unkown
Wednesday, August 31, 2011
Teaching IS a work of heart!
“Teaching is a work of heart”. That’s a slogan I had on a coffee mug that I used for many years as a classroom teacher. While teachers have come under fire for the current state of our school system, those of us in the classroom know the truth!
New York City • Education/Schools • (1) Comments • Wednesday, November 30, 2011 • Permalink
Teaching children is a work of heart. Last month I started to teach my little kiddo how to build these crafts for fun. He just loves it!