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The joy of teaching : a chorus of voices

Author: John Cartafalsa; Lynne Anderson
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : University Press of America, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English
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"This anthology features stories from engaging and authoritative educators whose experiences have impacted and enhanced their lives and the lives of their students. The theme at the core of this collection is "that passion and courage to challenge." The storytellers' emotions - excitement, passion, joy, love, fear, heartbreak, frustration, and humor are framed within their stories. The content is formatted and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Cartafalsa; Lynne Anderson
ISBN: 0761836438 9780761836438
OCLC Number: 140416871
Description: viii, 97 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: My best teacher, Ed Cushing / by Lynne Anderson --
Chaucer and the (he)eart of teaching / by Peter G. Beidler and Sierra Gitlin --
Reflections of "a last lecture" and an odyssey through academe / by Linc Fisch --
Untitled / by Tony Grasha --
Smiles, laughter, and tears: the glue of relationships and learning / by Joseph Lowman --
Teaching as a human event / by Barbara J. Millis --
A lucky series of events / by Craig E. Nelson --
Upside down learning / by Gail Rice --
Do not go gently / by Laurie Richlin --
Thar's gold in them thar mountains / by Lois Schimer --
Identity and integrity of a teacher / by Bruce Saulnier --
Teaching as leadership, love, and forgiveness-from the points of view of tragedy, comedy, and chaos / by Barbara Mossberg.
Responsibility: edited by John Cartafalsa, Lynne Anderson.

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"This anthology features stories from engaging and authoritative educators whose experiences have impacted and enhanced their lives and the lives of their students. The theme at the core of this collection is "that passion and courage to challenge." The storytellers' emotions - excitement, passion, joy, love, fear, heartbreak, frustration, and humor are framed within their stories. The content is formatted and designed for college students of any level, as well as junior and senior faculty in college and university teaching."--BOOK JACKET.

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