lunch ladies deserve recognition too [podcast]
By o.c. tanner
Podcast | November 18, 2015
In this session of the Great Work Insights Podcast, Todd Nordstrom speaks with Jarrett Krosoczka, author and illustrator of more than 25 books for young readers. In addition, he is a two-time winner of the Children’s Choice Book Award for the Third to Fourth Grade Book of the Year.
You will learn:
3:30 – Krosoczka’s career as an illustrator and author for young readers.
4:35 – The first time Krosoczka was recognized for his talent.
6:01 – Krosoczka’s experience coming back to his elementary school and visiting with old faculty.
11:05 – How his work has helped student appreciate those that work behind the scenes at school, such as the lunch ladies.
12:00 – 13:45 – How Krosoczka’s work has impacted his own school’s lunch lady.
13:50 – How Krosoczka’s experience led to the creation of School Lunch Hero appreciation day.
14:09 – What School Lunch Hero Day consists of.
16:10 – Creative ways kids have thanked their lunch ladies.
16:31 – It just took off and it took off because people really love and appreciate the work that is being done for the students in the cafeteria.
19:41 – What’s next for Krosoczka.
Links and Resources Mentioned:
Learn more and connect with Jarrett Krosoczka
Learn more about: Lunch Lady Series
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