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Kid Quixotes : a group of students, their teacher, and the one-room school where everything is possible / Stephen Haff.

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  • 2 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library 370.92 HAF (Text) 33187004659385 Nonfiction Available -
Huntingburg PL - Huntingburg 370.92 HAF (Text) 39970000628916 NF Checked out 07/22/2020
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 371.19 Haff (Text) 31208913173946 new non-fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780062934062
  • ISBN: 0062934066
  • Physical Description: 287 pages ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, New York : HarperOne, [2020]

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The unlikely, inspiring true story of a one-room school where children of undocumented immigrants and their teacher discover their voices and speak truth to power. Still Waters in a Storm is an after-school program held in a small room in Bushwick, Brooklyn; it is a place for kids to practice reading and writing in English, Spanish, and Latin. For the students, many living in constant fear of deportation, Still Waters is a refuge. For Stephen Haff, a former public-school teacher, it is the sanctuary he built following a breakdown caused by bipolar depression. At Still Waters, all agreed that there would only be one rule: "Everyone listens to everyone."
Subject: Children of illegal immigrants > New York (State) > New York > Education > Case studies.
Education, Bilingual > New York (State) > New York > Case studies.
After-school programs > New York (State) > New York > Case studies.
Educators > New York (State) > New York > Biography.
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) > Social conditions.
Haff, Stephen, 1965-
Genre: Autobiographies.
Nonfiction.

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