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Diary of a Harlem schoolteacher.

James Haskins

Diary of a Harlem schoolteacher.

by James Haskins

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Published by Grove Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.),
  • New York (State),
  • New York.,
  • New York
    • Subjects:
    • Haskins, James, 1941- -- Diaries,
    • African Americans -- Education -- New York (State) -- New York,
    • African American teachers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Diaries,
    • Harlem (New York, N.Y.)

    • Edition Notes

      GenreDiaries.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLC2803.N5 H3
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 149 p.
      Number of Pages149
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5217698M
      LC Control Number75101385

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An interesting, although sad and disturbing, look at an inner-city Harlem school in The book is a one-year diary of school teacher Jim Haskins who heads up a class for special needs children (then called retarded). The book is fraught with sad stories of life in the ghetto, with children suffering hard lives while trying to get an education/5.

As Herbert Kohl discusses in his new foreword, Diary of a Harlem Schoolteacher is a dramatic reminder of how much educational work there is still to do. Read more Read less click to open popoverCited by: 3.

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It makes me cry. I wanted to read this book for so long, but it took years to locate it. When I finally did, I got to see another side to Jim Haskins.

When I knew him, he was my professor in college.5/5(1). As Herbert Kohl discusses in his new foreword, Diary of a Harlem Schoolteacher is a dramatic reminder of how much educational work there is Author: James Haskins.

Herbert Kohl, Series Editor This classic work, long out of print, recounts the experiences of an African American teacher during his first year working in a Harlem elementary school in the s. Though written more than forty years ago, the diary still rings true to the experience of many beginning teachers today.

Read this book on Questia. Diary of a Harlem Schoolteacher by James Haskins, | Online Research Library: Questia Read the full-text online edition of Diary of a. Diary of a Harlem School Teacher by James Haskins Overview - This classic work, long out of print, recounts the experiences of an African American teacher during his first year working in a Harlem elementary school in the s.

Diary of a Harlem Schoolteacher by Jim Haskins, The New Press, New York, N.Y.,pp., $ softcover Jim Haskins’ Diary of a Harlem Schoolteacher is an account of a time in public education before the Education for All Handicapped Children Act.

It is a time capsule, a snapshot of urban education in the s. —From “Diary of a Harlem Schoolteacher.” Jim Haskins, a black teacher, has written the prologomenon for such a study—and suggested its futility.

His diary's cool adumbration of chaos recalls. Read Book PDF Online Here ?book=Download Diary of a Harlem Schoolteacher Read Full Ebook.

The book, Diary of a Harlem Schoolteacher, was set during the school year in Harlem, New York. Jim Haskins taught in P.S. 92, Manhattan. He was a CRMD teacher, Children with Retarded Mental Development, which today would be special education.

The children in his class ranged in age from nine to eleven. Seaver's Diary Of A Harlem Teacher Words 4 Pages Herbert, a coca cola executive uses appeal to logic and historical context to convince Seaver, the author of the book “Diary of a Harlem Schoolteacher” to change their slogan “It's the real thing” used by both companies to advertise their replies with references, hyperbole, and sarcasm to state that they aren't changing the books.

Description This classic work, long out of print, recounts the experiences of an African American teacher during his first year working in a Harlem elementary school in the s.

Though written more than forty years ago, the diary still rings true to the experience of many beginning teachers today/5(15). Diary of a Harlem schoolteacher. [James Haskins] Home.

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His first book, Diary of a Harlem Schoolteacher, was a result of his experience. He was a professor of English at the University of Florida, Gainesville, and lived in New York City. Haskins died in of complications from : SeptemDemopolis, Alabama, U.S. Join "Diary of a Public School Teacher!" on Facebook!

Posted by Lisa M at PM 0 comments. Email This BlogThis! Share to Twitter Share to Facebook Share to Pinterest. I couldn't mark them right after school because we had our Book Study discussion about a topic noneducators feel they could make some good money off of right now.

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