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Autor: Sam M. Intrator (Editor)|
Publisher date: 10/3/2003
Format: PDF, EPUB
File size: 7.60 MB
Description of the book "Teaching with Fire: Poetry That Sustains the Courage to Teach":
Those of us who care about the young and their education must findways to remember what teaching and learning are really about. Wemust find ways to keep our hearts alive as we serve our students.Poetry has the power to keep us vital and focused on what reallymatters in life and in schooling.
Teaching with Fire is a wonderful collection of eighty-eightpoems from well-loved poets such as Walt Whitman, Langston Hughes,Billy Collins, Emily Dickinson, and Pablo Neruda. Each of theseevocative poems is accompanied by a brief story from a teacherexplaining the significance of the poem in his PDF or her life’swork. This beautiful book also includes an essay that describes howpoetry can be used to grow both personally and professionally.
Teaching with Fire was written in partnership with the Centerfor Teacher Formation and the Bill &- Melinda GatesFoundation.