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Author Poizner, Steve, 1957-

Title Mount Pleasant : my journey from creating a billion-dollar company to teaching at a struggling public high school / Steve Poizner.

Imprint New York : Portfolio, c2010.

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Description xiv, 240 p. ; 25 cm.
Contents Prologue: Why are you here? -- Entrepreneur or bust -- A foot in the classroom door -- Square peg -- Will the kids buy it? -- Killer material -- Turnaround strategies meet the classroom -- What can I do? -- They all deserve better -- Graduation day arrives -- Epilogue: Just getting started.
Subject Poizner, Steve, 1957-
Mount Pleasant High School (San Jose, Calif.)
Businessmen -- California -- Biography.
Politicians -- California -- Biography.
Volunteer workers in education -- California -- San Jose -- Biography.
Educational change -- California.
San Jose (Calif.) -- Social conditions.
California -- Social policy.
California -- Politics and government -- 1951-
ISBN 9781591843450 : $25.95
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