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Teach Like Your Hair's on Fire: The Methods and Madness Inside Room 56

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4 out of 5
Based on 73 Ratings and 73 Reviews

Book Description
From one of America's most celebrated educators, an inspiring guide to transforming every child's education

In a Los Angeles neighborhood plagued by guns, gangs, and drugs, there is an exceptional classroom known as Room 56. The fifth graders inside are first-generation immigrants who live in poverty and speak English as a second language. They also play Vivaldi, perform Shakespear... More
Book Information
PublisherViking Childrens Books
BindingHardcover (4 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages256
ISBN-10B001IDZJRM
Publication Date01/18/2007
The Creators
About Rafe Esquith (Author) : Rafe Esquith is a published author of children's books. Published credits of Rafe Esquith include Teach Like Your Hair's on Fire: The Methods and Madness Inside Room 56 and There Are No Shortcuts.
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10/5/2007 Cindy Lovell said: This is required reading in my college classes (teacher education). The way Rafe works with children is more inspiring than any other story I've encountered.
tags: Ultimate inspiration!

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