My Favorite Teacher

My Favorite Teacher: David Christiano

May 29, 2015
Steven Athanases

In this installment of KALW’s “My Favorite Teacher” series, University of San Francisco professor Darrick Smith talks about a teacher who inspired him. 

My Favorite Teacher: Herb Kennedy

Apr 21, 2015
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In this installment of KALW’s “My Favorite Teacher,” Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf tells us about a teacher who taught her how to be curious.

My Favorite Teacher: Miss Grace Garcia

Apr 21, 2015
Book jacket: This War Called Love

In this installment of KALW’s “My Favorite Teacher” series, San Francisco’s Poet Laureate Alejandro Murguia talks about his art teacher. 

My Favorite Teacher: Nelson Mandela

Jan 30, 2014
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In this installment of KALW’s “My Favorite Teacher” series, two-time Mavericks surf champion Grant "Twiggy" Baker credits the teacher that made the biggest impact on him and his home country.

My Favorite Teacher: Mr. Asimov

Jun 13, 2013
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In this installment of KALW’s “My Favorite Teacher” series, journalist Nanette Asimov credits her favorite teacher for her career inspiration.