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This is the book for readers of Jonathan Kozol's previous works on education, including The Shame of the Nation and On Being a Teacher; for readers of memoirs like Frank McCourt's Teacher Man; for new teachers looking for guidance and inspiration; and for educators, administrators, and children's advocates of all levels of experience.

 

From the award-winning author of bestsellers Shame of the Nation, Savage Inequalities, Amazing Grace, Death at an Early Age, and Ordinary Resurrections, Jonathan Kozol's most personally insightful and revealing work to date takes the form of encouraging letters to Francesca, a young classroom teacher, offering advice, personal stories, and a shared sense of outrage at the inadequacies of America's educational system.

About the Author

JONATHAN KOZOL is the National Book Award-winning author of Death at an Early Age, The Shame of the Nation, and Savage Inequalities. He has been working with children in their inner-city schools for more than 40 years.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780307393722
Author:
Kozol, Jonathan
Publisher:
Three Rivers Press (CA)
Subject:
Essays
Subject:
Professional Development
Subject:
Guidance & Orientation
Subject:
Teachers
Subject:
Teaching
Subject:
Teachers -- United States.
Subject:
Teaching -- United States.
Subject:
Education-General
Subject:
education;non-fiction;teaching
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
20080831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
304
Dimensions:
8.10x5.28x.75 in. .54 lbs.

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