Crazy is Normal: a classroom exposé
Kindle Edition published 2014-06-13
Bestseller ranking: 68199
"Readers who envision eager students lapping up learning led by a Tiger Teacher will be disappointed. Lofthouse presents us with grungy classrooms, kids who donâ€™t want to be in school, and the consequences of growing up in a hardscrabble world. While some parents support his efforts, many sabotage themâ€”and isolated administrators make the work of Lofthouse and his peers even more difficult. Throughout this journal, though, Lofthouse seems able to keep the hope alive that thereâ€™s a future for each student that doesnâ€™t include jailâ€”thanks in large part to his sixth period journalism class and its incredible editor, Amanda." â€“ Bruce Reeves...