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Front of the Class: How Tourette Syndrome Made Me the Teacher I Never Had

by Brad Cohen, Lisa Wysocky

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Brad Cohen's novel has been on my wishlist for quite awhile. It was required reading for one of my education classes. I have to say that I loved this book. I was upset to see what Cohen had been through in his life and how people treated him. He was treated so meanly because of his Tourette's. He struggled to find a teaching job and then moved on to become a principal. From what I have read Cohen is an awesome man and was a great teacher who taught his students to think outside of the box. I would definitely recommend this book whether they want to teach or not. ( )
  middlemedia2 | Jul 6, 2012 |
Inspirational story of a man with tourettes syndrom who overcame difficulties to become a teacher ( )
  cjolson | Jun 11, 2009 |
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Presents the story of a man with Tourette syndrome and reveals how the disease has shaped his life, offering advice on how to cope with the condition.

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