Rafe Esquith

Rafe Esquith has taught at Hobart Elementary School in Los Angeles for 24 years. He is the only teacher to have been awarded the president’s national Medal of the Arts. His many other honors and awards include the American Teacher Award, Parents magazine’s As You Grow Award, Oprah Winfrey’s Use Your Life Award and People magazine’s Heroes Among Us Award. Esquith’s latest book is Teach Like Your Hair’s on Fire, Lighting Their Fires (Viking Adult).

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