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Teach Like Your Hair's on Fire

Rafe Esquith

Best-selling author Rafe Esquith, the only teacher to receive the National Medal of Arts, has garnered the American Teacher Award and numerous other honors. Still teaching fifth graders in a small, leaky classroom in downtown Los Angeles, Esquith fosters a wholesome climate where character, humility, and diligence matter and support is unconditional. For his mostly poor and Hispanic students, Esquith models two maxims: Be nice and work hard, and There are no shortcuts. And his students thrive!

Best-selling author Rafe Esquith, the only teacher to receive the National Medal of Arts, has garnered the American Teacher Award and numerous other honors. Still teaching fifth graders in a small, leaky classroom in downtown Los Angeles, Esquith fosters a wholesome climate where character, humility, and diligence matter and support is unconditional. For his mostly poor and Hispanic students, Esquith models two maxims: Be nice and work hard, and There are no shortcuts. And his students thrive!
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Best-selling author Rafe Esquith, the only teacher to receive the National Medal of Arts, has garnered the American Teacher Award and numerous other honors. Still teaching fifth graders in a small, leaky classroom in downtown Los Angeles, Esquith fosters a wholesome climate where character, humility, and diligence matter and support is unconditional. For his mostly poor and Hispanic students, Esquith models two maxims: Be nice and work hard, and There are no shortcuts. And his students thrive!

Language:

English

Narrators:

James Yaegashi

Length:

7h 27m


Chapters

Free Sample

01:00

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

01:15


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

05:09


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

03:02


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

24:04


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

32:19


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

32:03


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

34:55


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

18:43


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

24:40


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

21:26


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

19:33


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

32:08


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

20:35


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

15:38


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

28:17


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

24:03


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

35:56


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

22:15


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

12:25


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

29:42


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

09:00