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Writing Places: The Life Journey of a Writer and Teacher
By Tantor Media
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ean: 9781400142668, isbn: 1400142660,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 15 reviews
The author of On Writing Well, the bestseller that has inspired two generations of writers, journalists, and students, recalls the many colorful and instructive places where he has worked and taught..

A Chance to Make History: What Works and What Doesn't in Providing an Excellent Education for All (CD-Audio) - Common
By Highbridge Company
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ean: 0884346250158,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 21 reviews
On the 20th anniversary of Teach For America, its founder offers an inspiring summation of the lessons learned: The achievement gap can be closed, and there 's nothing elusive about what it will take..

Murphy's Boy
By Audible Studios
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4.6 out of 5 stars with 136 reviews
His name was Kevin but his keepers called him Zoo Boy. He didn't talk. He hid under tables and surrounded himself with a cage of chairs. He hadn't been out of the building in the four years since he'd come in. He was afraid of water and wouldn't take a shower. He was afraid to be naked, to change his clothes. He was nearly 16. Desperate to see change in the boy, the staff of Kevin's adolescent treatment center hired Hayden. As Hayden read to him and encouraged him to read, crawling down into

By Macmillan Audio
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ean: 9781427296979, isbn: 9781427296979,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 107 reviews
This program includes a prologue and epilogue read by the author.From New York Times culture reporter Dave Itzkoff, comes the definitive audiobook biography of Robin Williams – a compelling portrait of one of America’s most beloved and misunderstood entertainers.From his rapid-fire stand-up comedy riffs to his breakout role in Mork & Mindy and his Academy Award-winning performance in Good Will Hunting, Robin Williams was a singularly innovative and beloved entertainer. He often came across

The Power of a Plant: A Teacher's Odyssey to Grow Healthy Minds and Schools
By Audible Studios on Brilliance Audio
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ean: 9781543690996, isbn: 1543690998,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 70 reviews
In The Power of a Plant, globally acclaimed teacher and self-proclaimed CEO (Chief Eternal Optimist) Stephen Ritz shows you how, in one of the nation's poorest communities, his students thrive in school and in life by growing, cooking, eating, and sharing the bounty of their green classroom. What if we taught students that they have as much potential as a seed? That in the right conditions, they can grow into something great? These are the questions that Stephen Ritz - who became a teacher more

The Other Side of the Dale
By Isis Audio
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ean: 9780753123461, isbn: 0753123460,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 145 reviews
Gervase Phinn was appointed schools inspector in North Yorkshire, visiting schools in the beautiful Dales as well as the stark valley towns. A born raconteur with a keen ear for the absured and eye for the ridiculous, he has at last put his experiences into print. The children are invariably angels or devils-but always alive and delightful; the teachers are saints facing faceless odds; the other inspectors are people with wonderful understanding and patience (on most occasions). But there are

Hamlet's Dresser
By Blackstone Audiobooks
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ean: 9780786190966, isbn: 0786190965,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 78 reviews
Bob Smith grew up in a town named for Shakespeare’s birthplace, Stratford, Connecticut. His troubled childhood was spent in a struggle to help his devastated parents care for his severely retarded sister. But at age ten, Smith stumbled onto a line from The Merchant of Venice and found a window through which to view the world. A few years later, the American Shakespeare Festival moved into Stratford, and Smith became Hamlet’s dresser. As he watched the plays from backstage, his life’s

Drama High: The Incredible True Story of a Brilliant Teacher, a Struggling Town, and the Magic of Theater
By Penguin Audio
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4.8 out of 5 stars with 57 reviews
The inspiration for the NBC TV series ''Rise,'' starring Josh Radnor, Auli'i Cravalho, and Rosie Perez - the incredible and true story of an extraordinary drama teacher who has changed the lives of thousands of students and inspired a town. By the author of The Last Temptation of Rick Pitino. Why would the multimillionaire producer of Cats, The Phantom of the Opera, and Miss Saigon take his limo from Manhattan to the struggling former steel town of Levittown, Pennsylvania, to see a high school

The Water is Wide
By Brilliance Audio
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ean: 9781501275906, isbn: 9781501275906,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 103 reviews
The island is nearly deserted, haunting, beautiful. Across a slip of ocean lies South Carolina. But for the handful of families on Yamacraw island, America is a world away. For years the people here lived proudly from the sea, but now its waters are not safe. Waste from industry threatens their very existence – unless, somehow, they can learn a new life. But they will learn nothing without someone to teach them, and their school has no teacher..

Tuesdays with Morrie: 20th Anniversary Edition
By Random House Audio
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4.4 out of 5 stars with 64 reviews
It's been 10 years since Mitch Albom first shared the wisdom of Morrie Schwartz with the world. Now, 12 million copies later, in a new foreword, Mitch Albom reflects again on the meaning of Morrie's life lessons and the gentle, irrevocable impact of their Tuesday sessions all those years ago. Maybe it was a grandparent, or a teacher, or a colleague. Someone older, patient, and wise who understood you when you were young and searching, helped you see the world as a more profound place, gave

Lessons of Hope: How to Fix Our Schools
By Tantor Audio
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ean: 9781494558833, isbn: 1494558831,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 32 reviews
In 2002, New York City's newly elected mayor, Michael Bloomberg, made a historic announcement: his administration had won control of the city's school system in a first step toward reversing its precipitous decline. In a controversial move, he appointed Joel Klein, an accomplished lawyer from outside the education establishment, to lead this ambitious campaign.Lessons of Hope is Klein's inside account of his eight-year mission of improvement: demanding accountability, eliminating political

Trouble is a Gift: A Story of Addiction, Recovery, and Hope
By S&J Publishing
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4.4 out of 5 stars with 93 reviews
Trouble is a Gift is the story of a recovered alcoholic who humbly asked for help in finding a purpose and meaning in his life, whose prayer was answered, and who then turned his dream into a reality devoted to the care and treatment of millions of sick and suffering addicts and alcoholics. James S. Cusack, alcoholic, caregiver, and astute businessman, recounts his inner struggles and self-doubt, the stages of his recovery from alcohol addiction, and the moment of clarity when his mission came

I'd Like to Apologize to Every Teacher I Ever Had: My Year as a Rookie Teacher at Northeast High
By Brilliance Audio
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Long before he starred on some of television's most beloved and long-running series such as Taxi and Who's the Boss? and went on to distinguish himself in a variety of film and stage roles, Tony Danza was a walking contradiction: an indifferent student who dreamed of being a teacher. Inspiring a classroom of students was an aspiration he put aside for decades until one day it seemed that the most meaningful thing he could do was give his dream a shot. What followed was a year spent teaching

The Good Neighbor: The Life and Work of Fred Rogers
By Oasis Audio
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ean: 9781640910850, isbn: 1640910859,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 55 reviews
Fred Rogers (1928–2003) was an enormously influential figure in the history of television and in the lives of tens of millions of children. As the creator and star of Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood, he was a champion of compassion, equality, and kindness. Rogers was fiercely devoted to children and to taking their fears, concerns, and questions about the world seriously.   The Good Neighbor, the first full-length biography of Fred Rogers, tells the story of this utterly unique and enduring

Up from Slavery (Library Edition)
By Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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ean: 9781441781437, isbn: 1441781439,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 73 reviews
[Library Edition Audiobook CD in vinyl case.] [Read by Noah Waterman] Booker T. Washington fought his way out of slavery to become an educator, statesman, political shaper, and proponent of the ''do it yourself'' idea. In his autobiography, he describes his early life as a slave on a Virginia plantation, his steady rise during the Civil War, his struggle for education, his schooling at the Hampton Institute, and his years as founder and president of the Tuskegee Institute in Alabama, which was

Teacher Man: A Memoir
By Brand: Simon n Schuster Audio
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mpn: Relay time: 540min; 9 Units, ean: 9780743549936, isbn: 0743549937,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 32 reviews
Nearly a decade ago Frank McCourt became an unlikely star when, at the age of 66, he burst onto the literary scene with Angela's Ashes, the Pulitzer Prize-winning memoir of his childhood in Limerick, Ireland. Then came 'Tis, his glorious account of his early years in New York. Now here at last, is McCourt's long-awaited audiobook about how his thirty-year teaching career shaped his second act as a writer. Teacher Man is also an urgent tribute to teachers everywhere. In bold and spirited prose

Shakespeare Saved My Life: Ten Years in Solitary with the Bard
By Tantor Audio
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4.6 out of 5 stars with 55 reviews
Shakespeare professor and prison volunteer Laura Bates thought she had seen it all. That is until she decided to teach Shakespeare in a place the bard had never been before - supermax solitary confinement. In this unwelcoming place, surrounded by inmates known as the worst of the worst, is Larry Newton. A convicted murderer with several escape attempts under his belt and a brilliantly agile mind on his shoulders, Larry was trying to break out of prison at the same time Laura was fighting to get

Gift of Gratitude: Lessons from the Classroom
By Claire E. Hallinan
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4.0 out of 5 stars with 8 reviews
Have you ever thought about how your seemingly insignificant life events have formed who you are? How intriguing it is to look back and discover how your current life path is directly, or indirectly, connected to your past! Emerging present moments and fading past events surprisingly, yet naturally, bring gratitude in life. From the ordinary to the unusual, this book chronicles a little girl's journey through the joyous ups and painful downs of searching for life's gift of gratitude. Life's

Choosing Hope: Moving Forward from Life's Darkest Hours
By Penguin Audio
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4.5 out of 5 stars with 95 reviews
Kaitlin Roig-Debellis is the first-grade teacher at Sandy Hook Elementary School who saved her entire class of 15 six- and-seven-year-olds from the tragic events that took place on December 14, 2012, by piling them into a single-occupancy bathroom within her classroom, mere feet from the brutal and indiscriminate massacre taking place outside the door. Since then, despite the unimaginably painful experiences she endured, she has chosen to share her experience with others, in the hope that they,

I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban
By Little, Brown & Company
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ean: 9781478983705, isbn: 9781478983705,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 93 reviews
A MEMOIR BY THE YOUNGEST RECIPIENT OF THE NOBEL PEACE PRIZE As seen on Netflix with David Letterman''I come from a country that was created at midnight. When I almost died it was just after midday.''When the Taliban took control of the Swat Valley in Pakistan, one girl spoke out. Malala Yousafzai refused to be silenced and fought for her right to an education.On Tuesday, October 9, 2012, when she was fifteen, she almost paid the ultimate price. She was shot in the head at point-blank range

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