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Rafe Esquith has taught at Hobart Elementary School for twenty-two years. He is the only teacher in history to receive the National Medal of Arts. He has also been made a Member of the British Empire by Queen Elizabeth. His many other honors include the American Teacher Award, Parents magazine s As You Grow Award, Oprah Winfrey s Use Your Life Award, and the Compassion in Action Award from the Dalai Lama. He lives in Los Angeles with his wife, Barbara Tong. Read CBS's news story on Rafe Esquith."

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BACKCOVER: Praise for Rafe Esquith:

"Rafe Esquith is my only hero."--Sir Ian McKellan

"Politicians, burbling over how to educate the underclass, would do well to stop by Rafe Esquith's fifth grade class as it mounts its annual Shakespeare play. Sound like a grind? Listen to the peals of laughter bouncing off the classroom walls.""--Time"

"Esquith is a modern-day Thoreau, preaching the value of good work, honest self-reflection, and the courage to go one's own way.""--Newsday"


BACKCOVER: Praise for Rafe Esquith:
"Rafe Esquith is my only hero."--Sir Ian McKellan
"Politicians, burbling over how to educate the underclass, would do well to stop by Rafe Esquith's fifth grade class as it mounts its annual Shakespeare play. Sound like a grind? Listen to the peals of laughter bouncing off the classroom walls.""--Time"
"Esquith is a modern-day Thoreau, preaching the value of good work, honest self-reflection, and the courage to go one's own way.""--Newsday"
BACKCOVER: Praise for Rafe Esquith:
Rafe Esquith is my only hero. Sir Ian McKellan
Politicians, burbling over how to educate the underclass, would do well to stop by Rafe Esquith s fifth grade class as it mounts its annual Shakespeare play. Sound like a grind? Listen to the peals of laughter bouncing off the classroom walls. " Time"
Esquith is a modern-day Thoreau, preaching the value of good work, honest self-reflection, and the courage to go one s own way. " Newsday"

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BACKCOVER: Praise for Rafe Esquith:
Rafe Esquith is my only hero. Sir Ian McKellan
Politicians, burbling over how to educate the underclass, would do well to stop by Rafe Esquith s fifth grade class as it mounts its annual Shakespeare play. Sound like a grind? Listen to the peals of laughter bouncing off the classroom walls. Time
Esquith is a modern-day Thoreau, preaching the value of good work, honest self-reflection, and the courage to go one s own way. Newsday"

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