I Wish My Teacher Knew


  • Author: Kyle Schwartz
  • Release Date : 2016-07-12
  • Genre: Education
  • File Size: 13298249 Bytes


One day, third-grade teacher Kyle Schwartz asked her students to fill-in-the-blank in this sentence: "I wish my teacherknew _____." The results astounded her. Some answers were humorous, others were heartbreaking-all were profoundly moving and enlightening. The results opened her eyes to the need for educators to understand the unique realities their students face in order to create an open, safe and supportive place in the classroom. When Schwartz shared her experience online, #IWishMyTeacherKnew became an immediate worldwide viral phenomenon. Schwartz's book tells the story of #IWishMyTeacherKnew, including many students' emotional and insightful responses, and ultimately provides an invaluable guide for teachers, parents, and communities....

Score: 4.5
From 27 Ratings

32 Third Graders and One Class Bunny


  • Author: Phillip Done
  • Release Date : 2009-09-01
  • Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • File Size: 6745274 Bytes


Phillip Done fixes staplers that won't staple, zippers that won't zip, and pokes pins in the caps of glue bottles that will not pour. He has sung "Happy Birthday" 657 times. A witness to the joys of discovery, Done inspires readers with the everyday adventures and milestones of his 32 third graders in this irresistible collection of bite-sized essays. From the nervous first day of school to the hectic Halloween parade to the disastrous spring musical, Done connects what happens in his classroom to the universal truths that touch us all. He reminds us of the delight of learning something for the first time and of the value of making a difference. 32 Third Graders and One Class Bunny is for anyone who has ever taught children -- or been to third grad...

I Wish My Teacher Knew
Score: 4
From 6 Ratings

I Wish My Teacher Knew


  • Author : Kyle Schwartz
  • Publisher : Da Capo Lifelong Books
  • Release Date : 2016-07-12
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780738219158


I Wish My Teacher Knew Book Description :

One day, third-grade teacher Kyle Schwartz asked her students to fill-in-the-blank in this sentence: "I wish my teacher knew _____." The results astounded her. Some answers were humorous, others were heartbreaking-all were profoundly moving and enlightening. The results opened her eyes to the need for educators to understand the unique realities their students face in order to create an open, safe and supportive place in the classroom. When Schwartz shared her experience online, #IWishMyTeacherKnew became an immediate worldwide viral phenomenon. Schwartz's book tells the story of #IWishMyTeacherKnew, including many students' emotional and insightful responses, and ultimately provides an invaluable guide for teachers, parents, and communities....

I Wish My Teacher Knew
Score: 4
From 6 Ratings

I Wish My Teacher Knew


  • Author : Kyle Schwartz
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2016-07-12
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780738219158


I Wish My Teacher Knew Book Description :

One day, third-grade teacher Kyle Schwartz asked her students to fill-in-the-blank in this sentence: "I wish my teacher knew _____." The results astounded her. Some answers were humorous, others were heartbreaking-all were profoundly moving and enlightening. The results opened her eyes to the need for educators to understand the unique realities their students face in order to create an open, safe and supportive place in the classroom. When Schwartz shared her experience online, #IWishMyTeacherKnew became an immediate worldwide viral phenomenon. Schwartz's book tells the story of #IWishMyTeacherKnew, including many students' emotional and insightful responses, and ultimately provides an invaluable guide for teachers, parents, and communities....

I Wish My Teacher Knew
Score: 4
From 6 Ratings

I Wish My Teacher Knew


  • Author : Kyle Schwartz
  • Publisher : Da Capo Lifelong Books
  • Release Date : 2016-07-12
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780738219141


I Wish My Teacher Knew Book Description :

Based on the "I Wish My Teacher Knew..." classroom exercise that went viral, a guide for educators and the community on how to understand children better, build trust, and learn about the challenges they face, with key issues, focus questions, and lesson plans...

I Wish for Change

I Wish for Change


  • Author : Kyle Schwartz
  • Publisher : Da Capo Lifelong Books
  • Release Date : 2019-07-16
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780738285641


I Wish for Change Book Description :

From the author of I Wish My Teacher Knew, how grownups can empower children to stand up for what they believe in Third-grade teacher Kyle Schwartz often tells her students: "You are not here so you can make money in a decade. You are here so you can make a difference now." Young people are up for the task. In the face of school shootings, cyber bullying, and other challenges students face at school, there are students who are changing the world right now. In I Wish for Change, teacher and author Kyle Schwartz equips both teachers and parents to help children stand up for what they believe is right and make value-driven decisions. She shows how children's adaptability, vulnerability, and empathy make them excellent agents for change, as well as how t...

The Things I Wish I Knew Before Becoming a Teacher

The Things I Wish I Knew Before Becoming a Teacher


  • Author : Tim Mobbs
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2018-07
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1983317411


The Things I Wish I Knew Before Becoming a Teacher Book Description :

Are you at the start of your teaching career? Do you want to know what it's REALLY like? Do you want to discover time saving ideas and shortcuts and avoid making too many mistakes?This book gives an honest insight into the wonderful, brilliant, emotional, tiring, challenging, frustrating world of being a teacher.Tim Mobbs is a Primary Leader who entered education through TeachFirst and rose through the ranks quickly. He has led Maths, Reading and Writing in several schools whilst leading Key Stage 2. He has particularly enjoyed mentoring trainees, students and Newly Qualified Teachers (NQTs) and developing them into excellent and resilient teachers. "I have written this book to help those at the start of their teaching careers learn from my mistakes ...

Ten Things Every Child with Autism Wishes You Knew
Score: 4.5
From 16 Ratings

Ten Things Every Child with Autism Wishes You Knew


  • Author : Ellen Notbohm
  • Publisher : Future Horizons
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Genre: Computers
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781932565300


Ten Things Every Child with Autism Wishes You Knew Book Description :

Every parent, teacher, social worker, therapist, and physician should have this succinct and informative book in their back pocket. Framed with both humor and compassion, the book defines the top ten characteristics that illuminare the minds and hearts of children with autism....

I Wish You More
Score: 4
From 5 Ratings

I Wish You More


  • Author : Amy Krouse Rosenthal
  • Publisher : Chronicle Books
  • Release Date : 2015-03-31
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781452150376


I Wish You More Book Description :

Some books are about a single wish. Some books are about three wishes. The infallible team of Amy Krouse Rosenthal and Tom Lichtenheld have combined their extraordinary talents to create this exuberant book of endless good wishes. Wishes for curiosity and wonder, for friendship and strength, laughter and peace. Whether celebrating life's joyous milestones, sharing words of encouragement, or observing the wonder of everyday moments, this sweet and uplifting book is perfect for wishers of every age. Plus, this is the fixed format version, which will look almost identical to the print version....

Ten Things Your Student with Autism Wishes You Knew
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Ten Things Your Student with Autism Wishes You Knew


  • Author : Ellen Notbohm
  • Publisher : Future Horizons
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Genre: Computers
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781932565362


Ten Things Your Student with Autism Wishes You Knew Book Description :

The author's first book, Ten Things Every Child with Autism Wishes You Knew, was a shot heard throughout the worldwide autism community, branded by readers as "required reading for all social service workers, teachers and relatives of children with autism." Now, for the teacher in all of us comes this second work. The unique perspective of a child's voice is back to help us understand the thinking patterns that guide their actions, shape an environment conducive to their learning style, and communicate with them in meaningful ways. This book affirms that autism imposes no inherent upper limits on achievement, that both teacher and child "can do it." It is the game plan every educator, parent, or family member needs to make the most of every "teaching...

What Teachers Make
Score: 4
From 3 Ratings

What Teachers Make


  • Author : Taylor Mali
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2012-03-29
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101577363


What Teachers Make Book Description :

In praise of the greatest job in the world... The right book at the right time: an impassioned defense of teachers and why we need them now more than ever. Teacher turned teacher’s advocate Taylor Mali inspired millions with his original poem “What Teachers Make,” a passionate and unforgettable response to a rich man at a dinner party who sneeringly asked him what teachers make. Mali’s sharp, funny, perceptive look at life in the classroom pays tribute to the joys of teaching…and explains why teachers are so vital to our society. What Teachers Make is a book that will be treasured and shared by every teacher in America—and everybody who’s ever loved or learned from one....