"It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge,"~ Albert Einstein
"Education is the movement from darkness to light,"~Allan Bloom
Welcome! My name is LaKeisha Williams and I am one of the English/English Language Arts Teachers at S.C.A.L.E. Greensboro.
by Chimimanda NGozi Adichie Year Published: 2003
Fifteen year old Kambili lives in fear of her father, a charismatic yet violent Catholic patriarch. Escape and discovery of new, liberated way of life come when Nigeria is shaken by military coup, forcing Kambili and her brother to live at their aunt's home, a noisy place full of laughter. The visit will lift the silence from her world and in time, unlock a terrible, bruising secret at the heart of the family life.
by Walter Dean Myers Year Published: 1999
Steve Harmon is black. He is in jail,maybe forever. He is on trial for murder. And he is sixteen years old.
by Walter Dean Myers Year Published: 1999 by William Golden Year Published: 1954
The book focuses on a group of British boys stranded on an uninhabited island and their disastrous attempt to govern themselves.