For more than four decades, author and teacher Elsie Higa has inspired thousands of students, many of whom write complimentary notes to her. In Memoirs of a Certain Sansei, she shares her stories, including her parenting secrets. This memoir also springs from the comments of her students and her responses to them. These two forces inspired Higa to combine her knowledge of parenthood with her teaching expertise in a warm and wise narrative that parents, teachers, students, and children will learn from. qqWithout guidance from Sensei, I would not be where I am today.qq (alumnus) Higa set out to share parental and scholarly wisdom, and she achieved far more through stories packed with illumination on life in general. They are beautifully written, fast paced, entertaining, and enlightening. Any reader in search of tips for better living, effective relationships, and personal reward will enjoy and profit from this book. Dr. Doris M. Ching Vice President Emeritus Student Affairs University of HawaiiaThank you for the great year and for taking time to teach us well and respectfully. You and ... During class, we say a#39;pleasea#39; and a#39;thank youa#39; many times. ... I share my experiences in Japan, Japanese language and culture, and how 46 Elsie Higa.
|Title||:||Memoirs of a Certain Sansei: A Japanese American Mother and Teacher|
|Publisher||:||Lulu.com - 2015-01-28|