There are no Shortcuts [Audiobook] download free by Rafe Esquith

There are no Shortcuts Audiobook download free by Rafe Esquith
  • Listen audiobook: There are no Shortcuts
  • Author: Rafe Esquith
  • Release date: 2004/3/12
  • Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE USA INC
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Teaching Resources and Education
  • ISBN: 9781400030835
  • Rating: 8.08 of 10
  • Votes: 858
  • Review by: Kailyn Levy
  • Review rating: 9.73 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/25
  • Duration: 2H50M4S in 256 kbps (44.8 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-07-09
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: WAV, AU, WMA, FLAC, MPEG4, MP3 (compression RAR, 7-ZIP, CHM, 7Z, EML, TAR.BZ2, ZIP)
  • Total pages original book: 224
  • Includes a PDF summary of 22 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 16M26S (4.4 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: Year after year, Rafe Esquith's fifth-grade students excel. They read passionately, far above their grade level; tackle algebra; and stage Shakespeare so professionally that they often wow the great Shakespearen actor himself, Sir Ian McKellen. Yet Esquith teaches at an L.A. innercity school known as the Jungle, where few of his students speak English at home, and many are from poor or troubled families. What's his winning recipe? A diet of intensive learning mixed with a lot of kindness and fun. His kids attend class from 6:30 A.M. until well after 4:00 P.M., right through most of their vacations. They take field trips to Europe and Yosemite. They play rock and roll. Mediocrity has no place in their classroom. And the results follow them for life, as they go on to colleges such as Harvard, Princeton, and Stanford. Possessed by a fierce idealism, Esquith works even harder than his students. As an outspoken maverick of public education (his heroes include Huck Finn and Atticus Finch), he admits to significant mistakes and heated fights with administrators and colleagues. We all-teachers, parents, citizens-have much to learn from his candor and uncompromising vision.
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Language Teaching & Learning (other Than ELT), Teaching Skills & Techniques, Biography: General, Educational Strategies & Policy
  • Download servers: Torrent, Hotfile, BitShare, AnonFile.com, Microsoft OneDrive. Compressed in RAR, 7-ZIP, CHM, 7Z, EML, TAR.BZ2, ZIP
  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 14.80 USD
  • Dimensions: 135x204x15mm
  • Weight: 235g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: New York, United States

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