MODERN ATHENAS Episode 26: Educating Esme / Navigating Life as a First Year Teacher

Explicit MODERN ATHENAS Episode 26: Educating Esme / Navigating Life as a First Year Teacher

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Esme Raji Codell's book, Educating Esme, is about her first year teaching fifth grade in a rough and tumble area of Chicago. Esme takes the reader along during the summer before her teaching career starts, as she accepts a position in a new public school. Esme has the tireless energy of all young, new teachers and a deep-rooted belief that no matter what, it is the students that matter. As you listen to her classroom tales, you can’t help but draw parallels between Esme and her classroom, ... See More

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