Resultados para: freedom-writers
Freedom Writers; Gruwell,Erin; Freedom Writers (COR)(530094)
An uplifting true account of an idealistic twenty-three-year-old teacher who confronted a room of 'unreachable, at-risk' students details their life-changing journey through ignorance and misunderstanding and includes powerful excerpts from the...
Shocked by the teenage violence she witnessed during the Rodney King riots in Los Angeles, Erin Gruwell and racial intolerance. For many of these students-whose ranks included substance abusers, gang members, the homeless, and victims of...sob encomenda
Erin Gruwell Education Project(2077591)
Designed for educators by the teacher who nurtured and created the Freedom Writers, this standards-based teachers' guide includes innovative teaching techniques that will engage, empower, and enlighten.In response to thousands of letters and e-mails...sob encomenda
A woman not only needs a room of her own, as Virginia Woolf wrote, but also the freedom to leave it and return to it at will; for a room without that right becomes a prison cell. The privilege of self-directed movement, the power to pick up and go as...