9780060973612

Up The Down Staircase

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  • ISBN13:

    9780060973612

  • ISBN10:

    0060973617

  • Edition: Reprint
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 11/10/2009
  • Publisher: HarperCollins Publications

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Summary

In its 47 printings, Up the Down Staircase has sold more than 6 million copies, has been translated into 16 languages, and made into a prize-winning motion picture. This funny and touching story of a committed, idealistic high school teacher is now availble in trade paperback, with a new introduction by the author.

Table of Contents

Introduction xi
Part I
Hi, Teach!
3(10)
Let It Be a Challenge
13(4)
From Miss Barrett's Letterbox
17(9)
Intraschool Communication
26(5)
And Gladly Teche #1
31(4)
No One Down Here
35(8)
And Gladly Teche #2
43(6)
Part II
From The Calvin Coolidge Clarion
49(5)
Those Who Can't
54(8)
Faculty Conference Minutes
62(5)
Pupil-Load
67(6)
A Doze of English
73(11)
Enrichment Etc.
84(5)
Part III
Persephone
89(3)
From Miss Barrett's Wastebasket
92(14)
JJ's Lament
106(2)
From the Suggestion Box
108(7)
You Still Teaching?
115(8)
The Greek Underground
123(8)
Part IV
Life Situation
131(7)
Bulletin Board, Room 304
138(5)
A Probing Question
143(6)
The Funny Sides
149(6)
From the Right-Hand Drawer, Room 304
155(6)
Part V
A Message to Garcia
161(5)
Touch Wounds
166(6)
Clarification of Status
172(2)
From the Suggestion Box
174(9)
Part VI
The Road Not Taken
183(7)
The Author Tries to Say
190(4)
Communication Arts
194(3)
Part VII
Over the Time Clock
197(2)
Open School
199(6)
You're the Teacher
205(5)
Please Do Not Erase
210(2)
Integration
212(9)
Part VIII
Neatly, in Ink
221(12)
Unfortunate Incident
233(7)
Debits and Credits
240(4)
From the Suggestion Box
244(9)
Part IX
Do You Plan to Indulge in a Turkey?
253(6)
I'm Not Cheating, I'm Left-Handed
259(4)
As far as Marks
263(5)
Lavatory Escort
268(3)
It has Come to My Attention
271(2)
From the Suggestion Box
273(8)
Part X
My Reading Life
281(2)
What did I Miss?
283(7)
Willowdale
290(5)
The Lighter Side of Education
295(5)
Love Me Back!
300(5)
``Teacher for a Day'' Day
305(6)
Part XI
Up the Down Staircase
311(4)
Greetings on Your Illness
315(8)
A for Effort
323(4)
Ballad
327(2)
Dear Sir or Madam
329(10)
Part XII
Hi, Pupe!
339

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