A Tribute to Teachers: Wit and Wisdom, Information and Inspiration About Those Who Change Our Lives by Richard Lederer

A Tribute to Teachers: Wit and Wisdom, Information and Inspiration About Those Who Change Our Lives

byRichard Lederer

Kobo ebook | September 1, 2011

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Applauding the true heroes of the classroom, this compilation looks closely at the teachers who change lives one day and one lesson at a time. Instructors from all backgrounds are covered, from literature and poetry to film and even those captured in comic strips. Detailed statistics are presented, proving that teachers really do make a difference, and a collection of side-splitting jokes and riddles celebrate the most unheralded, exhausting, income-challenged, and ultimately, rewarding of all professions. Chapters include Sunday School Bloopers, Students Say the Darnedest Things, and Why I Flunked Out of High School.
Richard Lederer, the well-known wordsmith, originally intended to practice medicine. He entered Haverford College as a pre-medical student, but when he realized that he was more interested in the textbooks' language than their substance, he switched his major to English. He next attended Harvard Law School, but again switched majors--t...
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Title:A Tribute to Teachers: Wit and Wisdom, Information and Inspiration About Those Who Change Our LivesFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:September 1, 2011Publisher:Marion Street Press, LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1936863235

ISBN - 13:9781936863235

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