Highlands Ranch, CO (Vocus) April 1, 2010
Xlibris, the world’s leading print-on-demand self-publishing services provider, announced today the release of So, You Want To Be a Teacher, a captivating book about the teaching profession and life, authored by Charles J. Mertz.
So, You Want To Be a Teacher is a comprehensive guide that offers some practical ways to improve the art and practice of teaching. It discusses the necessity of having one’s own philosophy of teaching, suggestions on dealing with students, relating with fellow teachers, and leveling with the administrative staff. In relation, the author stresses personal interaction, the attention paid to individuals, and most of all, the ability to turn every questions and classroom occurrence into a teaching opportunity. Ultimately, this book shows what teaching is really meant to be.
With its compelling content, So, You Want To Be a Teacher is a must-read for people who are aspiring to become teachers, or are new teachers. Readers who wish to order a copy of this book are encouraged to visit Xlibris.com or call toll free (888) 795-4274 today.
About the Author
A graduate of the University of California at Santa Barbara, Mr. Mertz started his teaching career in elementary school in Torrance, California. He has taught all grades from kindergarten through college. His career spans forty-seven years and encompasses a variety of subjects. The author initiated the very successful high school Marine Biology program in Long Beach, California. He has authored a Marine Science Lab Manual for Orange Coast College in Southern California.
So, You Want To Be a Teacher by Charles J. Mertz
Publication Date: March 29, 2010
Trade Paperback; $19.99; 136 pages; 978-1-4500-6751-5
Trade Hardback; $29.99; 136 pages; 978-1-4500-6752-2
eBook; $9.99; 978-1-4500-6753-9
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