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Permission to teach : a personal odyssey in the classroom / Jeanne Nordstrom.

Nordstrom, Jeanne. (Author).

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Cambridge City PL - Cambridge City B Nor (Text) 76893000262708 Adult Biographies Available -
Centerville Center Twp PL - Centerville I 371.1009 NOR (Text) 76895000244303 1st Floor Indiana Circulating Available -
 : Autographed by the author [ cpl 2016-10-11 @ CCTPLC ]

Record details

  • ISBN: 1680282859
  • ISBN: 9781680282856
  • Physical Description: 349 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Mustang, Oklahama : Tate Publishing & Enterprises, LLC, 2015.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
A personal genesis -- Out of touch -- Making lemonade -- By the numbers -- Ready or not -- Holding your ground -- Author, author -- Kids will say most anything -- The rewards of persistence -- Sweet memories -- You only cheat yourself -- Many happy returns -- Teacher's pet -- Irrepressible -- Help! I need a geek -- Construction daze -- Movin' in, movin' on -- Time travel -- Tutoring the teacher -- Shhh! She's got her hands on our book! -- Gotta laugh -- Redemption -- Monkey see, monky do -- Low tide -- You reap what you sow -- Pass it on -- Tried and true (for me, anyway) -- View from the custodial cart -- Time to go -- Permission to retire -- Epilogue.
Summary, etc.:
Permission to Teach chronicles forty-one years of teaching in elementary, junior high, and college classrooms. With humor, wit, patience, spontaneity, imagination, and endless persistence, Jeanne Nordstrom faced the challenges some students brought to class on a daily basis: opposition to learning, laziness, and the "you can't make me" attitude.
Subject: Education.
Genre: Autobiographies.

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