Confessions of a Bad Teacher: The Shocking Truth from the Front Lines of American Public Education

Confessions of a Bad Teacher: The Shocking Truth from the Front Lines of American Public Education

John Owens


An explosive new examine the pressures on modern academics and the pitfalls of faculty reform, Confessions of a nasty instructor presents a passionate attract retailer public faculties, ahead of it is too late.

When John Owens left a profitable task to coach English at a public tuition in big apple City's South Bronx, he inspiration he might perform a little strong. confronted with a flood of suffering scholars, Owens devised creative how you can have interaction each final one. yet as his scholars started to thrive lower than his tutelage, Owens chanced on himself more and more mired in a damaged academic procedure, pushed by means of damaged facts, funds, and administrations undermining their very own help system-the teachers.

The scenario has gotten to the purpose the place the word "Bad instructor" is nearly interchangeable with "Teacher." And Owens stumbled on himself categorised simply that after the equipment he observed inspiring his scholars did not meet the reform mandates. With firsthand bills from lecturers around the state and information for making improvements to public faculties, Confessions of a foul instructor is an eye-opening call-to-action to embody our greatest educators and create genuine reform for our kid's futures.

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