Best Random Books in Category Educators

  • The Last LectureThe Last Lecture
    Randy Pausch

    "We cannot change the cards we are dealt, just how we play the hand."—Randy PauschA lot of professors give talks titled "The Last Lecture." Professors are asked to consider their demise a…

  • Strings AttachedStrings Attached
    Joanne Lipman

    Strings Attached is a powerful memoir about resilience in the face of unspeakable tragedy, an inspiring and poignant tale of how one man transformed his own heartache into a legacy of joy for his s…

  • On Critical PedagogyOn Critical Pedagogy
    Henry A. Giroux

    For thirty years Henry Giroux has been theorizing pedagogy as a political, moral and cultural practice, drawing upon critical discourses that extend from John Dewey and Zygmunt Bauman to Paulo Frei…

  • Front of the Class: How Tourette Syndrome Made Me the Teacher I Never HadFront of the Class: How Tourette Syndrome Made Me the Teacher I Never Had
    Brad Cohen

    As a child with Tourette syndrome, Brad Cohen was ridiculed, beaten, mocked, and shunned. Children, teachers, and even family members found it difficult to be around him. As a teen, he was viewed b…

  • Tis: A MemoirTis: A Memoir
    Frank McCourt

    Frank McCourt's glorious childhood memoir, Angela's Ashes, has been loved and celebrated by readers everywhere for its spirit, its wit and its profound humanity. A tale of redemption, in whi…

  • The Man Who Knew InfinityThe Man Who Knew Infinity
    Robert Kanigel

    NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE STARRING JEREMY IRONS AND DEV PATEL!In 1913, a young unschooled Indian clerk wrote a letter to G H Hardy, begging the preeminent English mathematician's op…

  • Educating Esmé: Diary of a Teacher s First Year, Expanded EditionEducating Esmé: Diary of a Teacher’s First Year, Expanded Edition
    Esmé Raji Codell

    A must-read for parents, new teachers, and classroom veterans, Educating Esmé is the exuberant diary of Esmé Raji Codell’s first year teaching in a Chicago public school. Fresh-mouthed and f…

  • Hatta: Aku Datang karena SejarahHatta: Aku Datang karena Sejarah
    Sergius Sutanto

    "Aku telah memilih pergerakan sebagai jalan hidupku,ÿdan aku pun harus siap menerima segala konsekuensinya."Beri Hatta lima pilihan, rendang, laut, buku, sekolah, dan Makkah…

  • Gus Dur van JombangGus Dur van Jombang
    Heru Prasetia

    Gus Dur, dikagumi sekaligus dicerca. Komentar-komentarnya kerap menimbulkan kontroversi. Namun, banyak orang tetap menjadikannya panutan, tak lain karena integritas, kecerdasan dan kearifannya seba…