Alex believes strongly in the power of communication and the written word. A lifelong writer, Alex’s books and columns are being used by teachers, schools, districts and organizations to transform the way they teach and lead.
Named “Recommended Reading” by the U.S. Department of Education and lauded by top educators and administrators, Owning It shows you how to be a highly effective teacher who loves what you do.
Stop trying to force boring curriculum into students’ lives. Instead, take the students’ lives and what they love (hip-hop), and put them into the curriculum. It’s time to conquer word problems in a hip way!
Ever been named a Teacher of the Year for your school, organization or beyond? In the only book of its kind, the country’s top teachers show you how to elevate yourself, and the work you do, to the next level.