Lighting Their Fires How Parents and Teachers Can Raise Extraordinary Kids in a Mixed-Up, Muddled-Up, Shook-Up World

ISBN-10: 0143117661

ISBN-13: 9780143117667

Edition: N/A

Authors: Rafe Esquith

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One of the most celebrated educators teaches parents how to create extraordinary children--in the classroom and beyond.
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List price: $16.00
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date: 6/29/2010
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 208
Size: 5.25" wide x 8.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.330

Rafe Esquith has taught at Hobart Elementary School for more than twenty-eight years. He is the only teacher in history to receive the National Medal of Arts. He has also been made a Member of the British Empire by Queen Elizabeth. His many other honors include the American Teacher Award, The Kennedy Center's Sondheim Inspirational Teacher Award, People magazine's Heroes Among Us Award, Parents magazine's As You Grow Award, Oprah Winfrey's Use Your Life Award, and the Compassion in Action Award from the Dalai Lama. In 2012 Esquith presented at the prestigious TED conference. He lives in Los Angeles with his wife, Barbara Tong. Read CBS's news story on Rafe Esquith.  

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