Becoming Mr. Henry by Peter Henry

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The journey of a teacher, and what he learned along the way. The true story of an American teacher, Becoming Mr. Henry traces the development of the author from a young boy bewildered by the world to a knowing mentor of street-wise youth. Along the way, Mr. Henry dispenses ample insight on current educational debates involving high-stakes testing, abstinence education and zero tolerance drug policies. Often off-beat and funny, and sometimes touching and poignant, Becoming Mr. Henry is mainly about teaching – why it matters, how it can be successful, and why it may be an essential tool for liberating the human spirit.
 

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Published September 1, 2005 by Ceshore Publishing Company. 192 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs. Non-fiction

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It should not surprise you that the brightest and most capable Chinese and Russians - the only ones able to emigrate - are smarter and better educated than an average American.

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