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The Resource The education of Eva Moskowitz : a memoir, Eva Moskowitz

The education of Eva Moskowitz : a memoir, Eva Moskowitz

Label
The education of Eva Moskowitz : a memoir
Title
The education of Eva Moskowitz
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Eva Moskowitz
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Eva Moskowitz, the outspoken founder and CEO of the charter school Success Academy, has battled to reform America's education system. In this memoir, Moskowitz tells of how she became a forward-thinking education entrepreneur and her fight to establish nearly three dozen schools--activism that has made her into one of the most polarizing figures in New York City and beyond. Now, having established a remarkable, even unprecedented, track record for guiding the city's most disadvantaged children to high academic performance, Moskowitz addresses the battles she has won and lost, writing candidly about the people who seek to undermine her work--most notably New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio--and celebrating the powerful allies who have aided her cause, including former Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Governor Andrew Cuomo
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10597076
Cataloging source
GK8
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Moskowitz, Eva S
Dewey number
370.92
Index
index present
LC call number
LA2317.M637
LC item number
A3 2017
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Moskowitz, Eva S
  • Women educators
  • Charter schools
  • Education
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Affairs & Administration
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Women in Politics
Label
The education of Eva Moskowitz : a memoir, Eva Moskowitz
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1913142
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 381 pages ; 24 cm
Isbn
9780062449788
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780062449788
  • (OCoLC)1000386304
Label
The education of Eva Moskowitz : a memoir, Eva Moskowitz
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1913142
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 381 pages ; 24 cm
Isbn
9780062449788
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780062449788
  • (OCoLC)1000386304

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