Why Do Only White People Get Abducted by Aliens?
Teaching Lessons From the BronxeBook - 2013
According to Ilana Garon, popular books and movies are inundated with the myth of the "hero teacher"--The one who charges headfirst into dysfunctional inner city schools like a firefighter into an inferno, bringing the student victims to safety through a combination of charisma and innate righteousness. The students are then "saved" by the teacher's idealism, empathy, and willingness to put faith in kids who have been given up on by society as a whole."Why Do Only White People Get Abducted by Aliens?" is not that type of book. In this book, Garon reveals the sometimes.
Publisher: New York : Skyhorse Publishing, Inc., 2013.
Branch Call Number: Internet Access
Characteristics: 1 online resource (313 pages).