lunch ladies deserve recognition too [podcast]

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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

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Learn more about: Lunch Lady Series

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