What I Didn't Know: True Stories Of Becoming A Teacher by Lee GutkindWhat I Didn't Know: True Stories Of Becoming A Teacher by Lee Gutkind

What I Didn't Know: True Stories Of Becoming A Teacher

EditorLee Gutkind

Paperback | October 21, 2016

Pricing and Purchase Info

$21.31 online 
$23.95 list price save 11%
Earn 107 plum® points

Prices and offers may vary in store


In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Available in stores


Teachers delve into the most difficult, rewarding, and transformative moments of their careers, as they discover that succeeding at teaching is a test not just of training or of subject matter, but of resolve, dedication, faith, and character. Whether in a New England prep school or a public school in South Central LA, a preschool in Malawi or a high school in China, the fundamental challenges of becoming a teacher are the same: finding authority, forging an authentic connection with students, and making a space where learning can occur. In these twenty personal narratives, teachers provide us with a fascinating insight into a profession that touches us all.
Lee Gutkind (editor) is the author or editor of numerous books and nonfiction anthologies about the medical and mental health communities, includingOh Baby True Stories About Conception, Adoption, Surrogacy, Pregnancy, Labor, and Love;Same Time Next Week: True Stories of Working Through Mental Illness;Many Sleepless Nights: The World ...
Title:What I Didn't Know: True Stories Of Becoming A TeacherFormat:PaperbackDimensions:288 pages, 8.54 × 8.91 × 0.76 inPublished:October 21, 2016Publisher:Underland PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:193716327X

ISBN - 13:9781937163273

Look for similar items by category: