What Teachers Make

What Teachers Make

In Praise of the Greatest Job in the World

By Taylor Mali; Adam Verner (Narrated by)

Tantor Audio, Compact Disc, 9781452636276

Publication Date: March 29, 2012

Former middle-school teacher and teachers' advocate Taylor Mali struck a chord with his passionate response to a man at a dinner party who asked him what kind of salary teachers make a poetic rant that has been seen and forwarded millions of times on Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter.Based on the poem that inspired a movement, What Teachers Make is Mali's sharp, funny, reflective, critical call to arms about the joys of teaching and why teachers are so vital to America today. It's a book that will be treasured and shared by every teacher in America and everyone who's ever loved or learned from one.

About the Author
Taylor Mali travels the country speaking to teachers' groups and recruiting the next generation of classroom teachers.

Adam Verneris a stage, film, television, and voice actor. He holds a BS in theater arts from Bradley University and an MFA from Chicago College of the Performing Arts at Roosevelt University.

Praise For What Teachers Make

"It's a breezy listen, with Mali's writing and Verner's delivery often taking on poetic qualities." ---AudioFile