all ebooks in category: Biographies of Educators (10)

A New Day in the Delta: Inventing School Desegregation As You Go
English | 2009 | ISBN: 0817316337 | 296 pages | PDF | 0,9 MB

A New Day in the Delta is a fresh and appealing memoir of the experience of a young white college graduate in need of a …

Good Morning, Mr Sarra: My Life Working for a Stronger, Smarter Future for Our Children
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0702238880 | 360 pages | PDF | 4 MB

The remarkable true story of one man’s fight to turn the tide of low expectations, this account follows educator Chris Sarra from his humble beginnings …

Herman B Wells: The Promise of the American University
English | 2012 | ISBN: 0253357209 | 488 pages | PDF | 7,7 MB

Energetic, shrewd, and charming, Herman B Wells was the driving force behind the transformation of Indiana University—which became a model for American public higher education …

Promise of a Dream: Remembering the Sixties
2019 | ISBN: 1788734807 | English | 264 pages | EPUB | 3 MB

Promise of a Dream is a moving, witty and poignant recollection of a time when young women were breaking all the rules about sex, politics …

A Guide to the Churches and Chapels of Wales
English | 2011 | ISBN: 0708321186 | PDF | pages: 249 | 3.0 mb

This illustrated volume is a comprehensive guide to the most important church and chapel buildings in Wales, from the early middle ages to the present. …

Front of the Class
English | EPUB | 2.4 MB

As a child with Tourette syndrome, Brad Cohen was ridiculed, beaten, mocked, and shunned. Children, teachers, and even family members found it difficult to be …

Square Peg
English | EPUB | 2.0 MB

In the seventh grade, Todd Rose was suspended-not for the first time-for throwing six stink bombs at the blackboard, where his art teacher stood with …

From Bad to Worse to Best in Class: A Refugee's Success Story
English | April 30th, 2018 | ISBN: 0999891901 | 218 pages | EPUB | 1.80 MB

Hao Lam wasn't always interested in making smart choices. As a kid in Saigon, he was more focused on getting into (or out of) trouble …

Sex and God at Yale
English | EPUB | 0.6 MB

To glimpse America's future, one needs to look no further than its college campuses. Of those institutions, none holds more clout than Yale University, the …

Teaching Arabs, Writing Self: Memoirs of an Arab-American Woman
English | November 1st, 2013 | ISBN: 1566569249 | 170 pages | EPUB | 1.12 MB

Evelyn Shakir's witty, wise, and beautifully written memoir explores her status as an Arab American woman, from the subtle bigotry she faced in Massachusetts as …