Books that inspire

7th December 2007 at 00:00
The classic American novel To Kill a Mockingbird tops a list of great books that have inspired educators. The top 10 books, to feature on Teachers TV on Monday, were selected by teachers and luminaries including Professor Tim Brighouse, former London schools commissioner, and Phil Beadle, former Teacher of the Year.

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