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I Want to Be a Teacher $14.95
Title:

I Want to Be a Teacher

Author: Liebman, Dan
Publisher: Firefly Books
Format:

Book

ISBN: 9780228101451
Release Date:

09/24/2018

Description:

With vibrant color pictures and plain text, the I Want To Be series is an appealing introduction to a broad spectrum of occupations.

Letters to a Young Teacher $15.00
Title:

Letters to a Young Teacher

Author: Kozol, Jonathan
Publisher: Broadway Books
Format:

Book

ISBN: 9780307393722
Release Date:

08/05/2008

Description:

The author shared personal reflections, anecdotes, wisdom, and guidance in his letters to Francesca, a first-year teacher, as he attempted to help her deal with the challenges she faced and encouraged her to do her best. Reprint.

Onward: Cultivating Emotional Resilience in Educators $34.95
Title:

Onward: Cultivating Emotional Resilience in Educators

Author: Aguilar, Elena
Publisher: Jossey-Bass
Format:

Book

ISBN: 9781119364894
Release Date:

05/08/2018

Description:

Provides a practical framework to avoid burnout and keep great teachers teaching.

Teachers $27.07
Title:

Teachers

Author: Gaertner, Meg
Publisher: Pop!
Format:

Book

ISBN: 9781532160158
Release Date:

09/01/2018

Description:

Shows readers how teachers help their communities, using familiar school-related examples, vivid photographs and easy-to-read text to aid comprehension for early readers.

The Class: A Life-Changing Teacher, His World-Changing Kids, and the Most Inventive Classroom in America $27.00
Title:

The Class: A Life-Changing Teacher, His World-Changing Kids, and the Most Inventive Classroom in America

Author: Tesoriero, Heather Won
Publisher: Ballantine Books
Format:

Book

ISBN: 9780399181849
Release Date:

09/04/2018

Description:

Traces a year in the life of a visionary high school science teacher, describing how he left a successful corporate career to guide a diverse range of students through prestigious science competitions, personal challenges, and college applications.

The Lost Education of Horace Tate: Uncovering the Hidden Heroes Who Fought for Justice in Schools $32.99
Title:

The Lost Education of Horace Tate: Uncovering the Hidden Heroes Who Fought for Justice in Schools

Author: Walker, Vanessa Siddle
Publisher: New Press
Format:

Book

ISBN: 9781620971055
Release Date:

07/31/2018

Description:

Draws on the archives of an education historian to reveal the achievements of a devoted network of African American educators who battled Southern school segregation and inequality and paved the way for Brown v. Board of Education.

Tisha: The Story of a Young Teacher in the Alaska Wilderness $16.00
Title:

Tisha: The Story of a Young Teacher in the Alaska Wilderness

Author: Specht, Robert
Publisher: Bantam Books
Format:

Book

ISBN: 9781524798895
Release Date:

08/28/2018

Description:

The story of Anne Hobbs's life as schoolmarm in the remote gold-rush settlement of Chicken, Alaska, and of her romantic and professional loves and their consequences. Reprint.

What School Could Be $24.95
Title:

What School Could Be

Author: Dintersmith, Ted
Publisher: Princeton Univ Press
Format:

Book

ISBN: 9780691180618
Release Date:

04/10/2018

Description:

One of the nation?s leading voices on innovation and education presents an inspiring account of ordinary teachers who are doing extraordinary things to create cultures of innovation and real learning in all our schools by implementing small changes that make a huge difference.

What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World $15.00
Title:

What Teachers Make: In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World

Author: Mali, Taylor
Publisher: Berkley Pub Group
Format:

Book

ISBN: 9780425269503
Release Date:

09/03/2013

Description:

Makes an impassioned defense of teaching and explains how dedicated teachers are and why they should be given better salaries. Reprint.

Stand and Deliver $5.97
Title:

Stand and Deliver

Artist: Edward James Olmos
Format:

DVD

UPC: 00883929143511
ISBN: 9786315790362
Genre: Drama
Rating: PG
Release Date:

9/7/2010

Description:

Based on a true story, "Stand and Deliver" is an inspirational tale of a dedicated teacher who rescues a group of poor Latino students from potential delinquency by turning them into math whizzes. Using humor, imagination and whatever other means necessary, Jaime Escalante gets his students at a tough East Los Angeles high school so excited by learning that they are able to pass advance placement tests in calculus with flying colors. Their scores are so spectacular, in fact, that the testing board decides the students have cheated and forces them to prove their new-found knowledge by retaking the test.

Mr. Holland's Opus $6.25
Title:

Mr. Holland's Opus

Artist: Richard Dreyfuss
Format:

DVD

UPC: 000717951003096
ISBN: 9780788816215
Genre: Drama
Rating: PG
Release Date:

6/15/2015

Description:

Glenn Holland, a composer convinced he is destined to write an historic opus, takes a job as a music teacher to pay the bills. Unbeknownst to him, it is the next 30 years, spent as an instructor, that will define his life. His passionate teaching motivates and even changes a number of his students. However, Holland suffers a tragedy in his personal life: his young son Cole is deaf, and thus unable to fully appreciate the joys of music. As a result, Holland concentrates more on his students than on his own child. But when Holland finally realizes the extent of his neglect, thanks to his wife and Cole himself, the teacher must learn to accept his son's handicap, and give him the love and guidance he deserves.

Dead Poets Society $9.99
Title:

Dead Poets Society

Artist: Robin Williams
Format:

DVD

UPC: 00717951000682
ISBN: 9781558908871
Genre: Drama
Rating: PG
Release Date:

6/15/2015

Description:

Lean on Me $14.97
Title:

Lean on Me

Artist: Morgan Freeman
Format:

DVD

UPC: 00883929104789
ISBN: 9781419892554
Genre: Drama
Rating: PG-13
Release Date:

9/7/2010

Description:

Principal Joe Clark, known for his tough-love approach to students, struggles to instill discipline and encourage learning in his New Jersey high school.

To Sir With Love $14.99
Title:

To Sir With Love

Artist: Sidney Poitier
Format:

DVD

UPC: 00043396032965
ISBN: 9780767827997
Genre: Drama
Rating: PG
Release Date:

4/5/2011

Description:

A novice teacher goes up against a group of tough teens in London's East End--they are determined to break his spirit and he is determined to treat them as young adults.

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