Chicken Soup for the Soul (Paperback)

Inspiration for Teachers: 101 Stories about How You Make a Difference

By Amy Newmark, Alex Kajitani

Chicken Soup for the Soul, 9781611599664, 400pp.

Publication Date: April 18, 2017

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (7/21/2015)

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New teachers, experienced teachers, retired teachers. They’ll all be inspired and re-energized by these 101 stories about what matters most—knowing that they make a difference. You’ll laugh along with their adventures, tear up over their heartwarming experiences, and feel proud… because it all starts with teachers.

These stories remind us that teachers have a lasting impact. And these writers share the best lessons they learned from the ups and downs of their educational journeys. It’s a fascinating look inside the classrooms of teachers—from preschool to high school and beyond — and how teachers truly shape the future.

This collection is a gift to all the teachers out there—a fun, moving read and a big thank you for all they do!

About the Author

Amy Newmark is author, publisher, and editor-in-chief of the Chicken Soup for the Soul book series.

Alex Kajitaniis the 2009 California Teacher of the Year and a Top-4 Finalist for National Teacher of the Year. He is the author of two acclaimed books for educators, including Owning It: Proven Strategies for Success in ALL of Your Roles as a Teacher Today, named “Recommended Reading” by the U.S. Department of Education.