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Lift Off: From the Classroom to the Stars
Contributor(s): Livingston, Donovan, Moore, Wes (Foreward By)
ISBN: 0399591370     ISBN-13: 9780399591372
Publisher: Spiegel & Grau
    OUR PRICE: $9.00  
Product Type: Paperback
Published: April 2017
Annotation: Emotionally charged poetry paired with crisp illustrations delivers the message that education can only become an equalizer if Americans first acknowledge the inequality and racial divides holding back America’s future. Original.
Additional Information
Library of Congress Subjects:
Achievement motivation.
Educational equalization.
Speeches, addresses, etc., American.
BISAC Categories:
- Self-help | Personal Growth
- Education | Philosophy & Social Aspects
- Social Science | Discrimination & Race Relations
Dewey: 370.15/4
LCCN: 2016045863
Academic/Grade Level: General Adult
Book type: Non-Fiction
Physical Information: 7.00" H x 5.00" W x 0.25" (0.15 lbs)
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Contributor Bio(s): Donovan Livingston is an award-winning educator and public speaker whose convocation address for the Harvard Graduate School of Education went viral, reaching more than thirteen million views. Livingston and his speech have been featured on CNN, NPR, BBC, and in outlets across Europe, Australia, India, and South Africa. He holds master’s degrees from Columbia and Harvard universities and has now returned to his home state as a doctoral candidate studying education at the University of North Carolina in Greensboro.