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by Cecil Murphey,Salome Thomas-EL
Author: Cecil Murphey,Salome Thomas-EL
Publisher: Kensington; First Edition edition (May 1, 2006)
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The Immortality of Influence. Salome Thomas-EL, award-winning educator and the highly-praised author of I Choose to Stay, has helped hundreds of troubled children get into magnet high schools, major colleges, and universities.
The Immortality of Influence. Yet he still finds himself devastated by the long-ago death of a promising student named Willow Briggs. Salome worked with and consistently encouraged this troubled boy, who ultimately became one of the school's top chess players and students. But when Willow moved on to high school, he found no real positive influences. He struggled academically.
Author: Salome Thomas-El & Cecil Murphey. The Immortality of Influence is a refreshing, common-sense roadmap to helping kids achieve their dreams in which Thomas-EL movingly describes the methods he has used to help his students succeed. Street Date: February 1, 2010. It all started in Vaux Middle School, where he began a chess club to teach boys and girls how to think critically and resolve conflicts with their minds instead of their fists. Not only did his students win eight national championships and become local heroes, they also scored high on the SATs and got into top colleges.
Salome Thomas-El caught the attention of many readers in his previous book I Choose to Stay
Salome Thomas-El caught the attention of many readers in his previous book I Choose to Stay. With his latest book, THE IMMORTALITY OF INFLUENCE, he shakes things up a bit. The overarching theme of the book is that each of us as individuals make a difference in the lives of those around us and that the results of our actions (or inaction) has a lasting impact on the larger world.
Cecil Murphey, Salome Thomas-EL. Influenced in no small part by the powerful mentors in his own youth, the award-winning educator and acclaimed author of I Choose to Stay offers a commonsense, inspiring road map to mentoring kids to thrive in today's challenging world-and creating a legacy of success for generations to come. by. Thomas-EL, Salome, 1964-; Murphey, Cecil. Thomas-El, Salome, 1964-, Education, Urban, Youth with social disabilities, Personality development.
Top. American Libraries Canadian Libraries Universal Library Community Texts Project Gutenberg Biodiversity Heritage Library Children's Library. The immortality of influence. New York : Kensington Pub. Corp. inlibrary; printdisabled; ; china. by Salome Thomas-EL, Cecil Murphey. Coauthors & Alternates. ISBN 9780758212665 (978-0-7582-1266-5) Hardcover, Kensington, 2006. Find signed collectible books: 'The Immortality Of Influence'. Learn More at LibraryThing. Salome Thomas-EL at LibraryThing.
Salome Thomas-EL is a national education expert, media consultant, and former award-winning teacher and principal in Philadelphia. He has motivated thousands of parents and students to embrace the philosophy that education and hard work come before success.
The Immortality of Influence: by Salome Thomas-El, Cecil Murphey.
Salome Thomas-EL, Cecil Murphey. Salome Thomas EL relates the story of Willow Briggs, a former student whose tragic destiny has haunted him for years. Through Willow, Thomas-EL discovers that by helping the community, either one student at a time or through collective efforts, lives like Willow's are not in vain but rather catalysts for change and reasons to positively influence the lives of others. Lists with This Book.