The Thread That Runs So True

The Thread That Runs So True (Hardcover)

By Jesse Stuart 
Publisher: Jesse Stuart Foundation
Edition: Hardcover
Language: English
ISBN: 1931672423
EAN: 9781931672429
No. of Units: 1
No. of Pages: 331
Publish Date: 2006-09-30
Binding: Hardcover

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Description

First published in 1949, Jesse Stuart's now classic personal account of his 20 years of teaching in the mountain region of Kentucky has enchanted & inspired generations of students & teachers. With eloquence & wit, Stuart traces his 20 year career in education, which began, when he was only seventeen years old, with teaching grades 1 through 8 in a one-room schoolhouse. Before long Stuart was on a path that made him principal & finally superintendent of city & county schools. The road was not smooth, however, & Stuart faced many challenges, from students who were considerably older- & bigger- than he to well-meaning but distrustful parents, uncooperative administrators, & most daunting, his own fear of failure. Through it all, Stuart never lost his abiding faith in the power of education. A graceful ode to what he considered the greatest profession there is, Jesse Stuart's The Thread That Runs So True is timeless proof that "good teaching is forever and the teacher is immortal."
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Title: The Thread That Runs So True
Publisher: Jesse Stuart Foundation
Author: Jesse Stuart
Edition: Hardcover
Language: English
ISBN: 1931672423
EAN: 9781931672429
No. of Units: 1
No. of Pages: 331
Publish Date: 2006-09-30
Binding: Hardcover

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