Teaching From The Heart: Reflections, Encouragement, And Inspiration by Sharon M. DraperTeaching From The Heart: Reflections, Encouragement, And Inspiration by Sharon M. Draper

Teaching From The Heart: Reflections, Encouragement, And Inspiration

bySharon M. Draper

Paperback | November 17, 1999

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Teaching from the Heart is neither a reference book nor a study guide; it is a book of gems to hold on to when a teacher’s world seems to be nothing but rocks. It features uplifting essays, conversations, and poems that can provide a needed boost during a hurried lunch hour or between classes. The treatment is light, friendly, and understanding. It is the kind of book that a mentor teacher passes on to a student teacher, or a college professor assigns to his or her students as they begin their own teaching careers.

Sharon M. Draper was born in Cleveland, Ohio on August 21, 1952. She taught high school English for twenty-five years and received numerous honors including Ohio Teacher of the Year and the NCNW Excellence in Teaching Award. She has also written numerous books including Romiette and Julio, Darkness before Dawn, Double Dutch, and the Zi...
Title:Teaching From The Heart: Reflections, Encouragement, And InspirationFormat:PaperbackDimensions:144 pages, 9 × 5.5 × 0.4 inPublished:November 17, 1999Publisher:Pearson EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0325001316

ISBN - 13:9780325001319

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Table of Contents

    First Days
    Dear Friend
    A Guide for Student Teachers
    The Story of a School Year
    Advice to a First-Year Teacher
    Involvement with Students
    There's No Such Thing as "Just a Teacher!"
    One Class
    Butterflies and Possibilities
    The Needs of Children
    The Gift of Time
    The Table in the Teachers' Lounge
    Professionalism in Teaching
    Teaching and Writing
    National Teacher of the Year
    World Teaching
    The Touch of a Teacher