#TheyUsedTo: A short story about empathy, inspiration and strength

byStephanie DimitrievskiIllustratorJaime Buckley

November 28, 2018|
#TheyUsedTo: A short story about empathy, inspiration and strength by Stephanie Dimitrievski
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What is it that moves someone to action? For high-school student Clara Louis, it's the difference between hearing something and understanding it. Although impressed by her teacher Mrs. Walsh's words about the importance of believing in oneself and making a difference, it isn't until she sees her own teacher being bullied that their meaning truly sinks in. Determined to support her teacher and spread a message of empowerment, Clara turns to social media to start a campaign that could be the first step in changing everything.

#TheyUsedTo is a story of empathy, inspiration, and strength that will appeal to young people ages 12 and up. It is a story about how an individual can make a difference if they just take the first step and DO something....
Stephanie Dimitrievski has 3 minions at home and plenty in her classroom. Both roles, as a mother and teacher, helped to inspire her to write #TheyUsedtTo. She is currently teaching in Markham, Ontario where she lives with her wild and crazy family. Stephanie remembers being in grade two and writing about what she wanted to be when I...
Title:#TheyUsedTo: A short story about empathy, inspiration and strengthFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:30 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.07 inShipping dimensions:30 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.07 inPublished:November 28, 2018Publisher:FriesenPressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:152553291X

ISBN - 13:9781525532917

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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