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Gruwell, Erin
Teach with your heart : lessons I learned from the Freedom Writers : a memoir / Erin Gruwell
1st ed
New York : Broadway Books, c2007
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 4th Floor  LB1737.U6 G78 2007    AVAILABLE
 SOE Curriuclum Lab, Rm 267  CL373.11GRU    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) High school teaching -- California
High school teachers -- California
Teenagers -- California
Subject Freedom Writers
Physical Description 265 p. ; 25 cm
Summary In this memoir and call to arms, Erin Gruwell, the dynamic young teacher who nurtured a remarkable group of high school students from Long Beach, California, who called themselves the Freedom Writers, picks up where The Freedom Writers Diary (and the movie The Freedom Writers) end and catches the reader up to where they are today. Teach with Your Heart will include the Freedom Writers' unforgettable trip to Auschwitz, where they met with Holocaust survivors; toured the attic of their beloved Anne Frank (Gruwell had the kids read Anne's Diary in The Freedom Writers Diary); visited Bosnia with their friend Zlata Filipovich, and more. The book also includes what happened with the Freedom Writers as they made their way through college and graduation. Along the way, Gruwell includes lessons for parents and teachers about what she learned from her remarkable band of students
Series SOE Curriculum Lab

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