The Art of Miss Chew
G. P. Putnam's Sons
Describes how a teacher named Miss Chew encouraged individuality, and accepted learning differences, and helped a young student with academic difficulties get extra time to take tests and permission to be in advanced art classes. Inspired by the author's memories of her art teacher.
Disability and Health; Learning disability; dyslexia; child with dyslexia; reading disability
Storytelling World Resource Award, 2014, Winner, Stories for Pre-Adolescent Listeners
teacher; elementary school; art; classes; reading specialist; talent; substitute teacher
Polacco, Patricia, "The Art of Miss Chew" (2012). Diverse Families. 1680.