The Teachers' Lounge (Uncensored): A Funny, Edgy, Poignant Look At Life In The Classroom
The Teachers' Lounge (Uncensored): A Funny, Edgy, Poignant Look at Life in the Classroom
This book was chosen by The Delta Kappa Gamma Society International as one of its Top 5 Must
Reads for 2013. DKG is organized in 18 countries around the world and works to promote professional and personal growth for women educators and excellence in education.
Teachers step to the front of the classroom every day and do their darnedest to capture their student’s attention and keep it.
But so many things get in the way: unruly kids, disagreeable parents, homes so broken it is beyond imagining, bureaucracy and red tape, the influence of technology and the media, a culture that celebrates misguided values, and most intrusively, government regulations that purport to improve teaching and learning, but in fact, are destroying it.
The Teachers’ Lounge (Uncensored) gives you a peek inside that classroom. Kelly Flynn takes readers by the hand and says, “Come inside my school, walk a mile in my halls, and then we’ll talk about education reform.”
With breathtaking clarity and a healthy dose of humor Kelly Flynn shares with readers what all teachers know; that...