Ordinary Children, Extraordinary Teachers

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Hampton Roads Publishing, Sep 1, 1992 - Education - 276 pages
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Marva Collins embodies all that is meant by that hallowed word. . .teacher. She gives of herself tirelessly so that those whose minds are supple may grasp knowledge and power through her love. Indeed love, like that of a mother for her children, is the essence of the Marva Collins Way. . .love of learning, love of teaching, and love of sharing. It charges her mission with an incredible power to heal broken spirits.

Discover the power to truly teach, whether it be one child or many. Children don't have to be geniuses to be successful. By the power of the extraordinary teacher, each and everyone can achieve extraordinary success. You can be that teacher or parent.

In this book, Marva Collins reveals the secret of her success and the principles which will aid you to duplicate her achievements - first within yourself, then within your classroom or in your own home. Here is an opportunity to expand your teaching ability with the aid of one who has stretched the boundary through her own bold experiments. It works. Go for it. Renew your spirit. The Extraordinary teacher is you.

 

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Contents

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2
We Each Play Our Roles in Life
48
nCAI Ir
65
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74
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84
15
90
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98
My Living Philosophy as a Teacher
105
PART III
155
Celebrate
161
Screw Your Determination to the Sticking Place
167
Beatitudes For Those Who Are AfroAmerican
175
Good Morning Children Good Morning to
191
Am Failure
198
Knowledge
233
Am the Teacher
239

A Tale of Two Classrooms
116
About the Author
123
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In Pursuit of Academic Excellence and Safety
246
Breathing Life into a Stone
254
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