Confessions of a Bad Teacher
The Shocking Truth from the Front Lines of American Public Education
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Publisher:||Sourcebooks, Incorporated|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $13.99|
| Book Description: |
When John Owens left a lucrative publishing job to teach English at a public school in New York City's South Bronx, he thought he could do some good. Instead, he found an educational maelstrom that robs students of real learning to improve the school's statistics at any cost, even demonizing its own support system: the teachers. Using first-hand accounts from teachers across the U.S., Confessions of a Bad Teacher is an eye-opening look at the dire state of American education...