The Resource Yo, Miss : a graphic look at high school, Lisa Wilde ; [foreword by Kaycee Eckhardt]

Yo, Miss : a graphic look at high school, Lisa Wilde ; [foreword by Kaycee Eckhardt]

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Yo, Miss : a graphic look at high school
Title
Yo, Miss
Title remainder
a graphic look at high school
Statement of responsibility
Lisa Wilde ; [foreword by Kaycee Eckhardt]
Creator
Contributor
Author
Author of introduction
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Yo, Miss - a graphic look at high school takes the reader inside John V. Lindsay Wildcat Academy, a second-chance high school in New York City, where Lisa Wilde has worked since 1997. A school where all the students are considered at risk, Wildcat offers these teens a ticket to the middle class - a high school diploma. With humor and humanity, Yo, Miss challenges preconceptions of who these kids are and what is needed to help them graduate
  • Based on author Lisa Wilde's experience teaching at John V. Lindsay Wildcat Academy, a charter high school for at-risk students in New York City, the story follows the lives of eight (fictionalized-composite) students as they work toward obtaining their diplomas. Originally serialized in zine format
Title
Yo Miss
Creator
Contributor
Summary
In an autobiographical novel in graphic format, teacher Lisa Wilde recounts a year at John V. Lindsay Wildcat Academy, a charter high school for at-risk students in New York City, as a group of teens facing heavy odds attempt to earn diplomas
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10401660
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
741.5 W671 2015
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6727.W459
LC item number
Y6 2015
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570
Literary form
fiction
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  • 9
  • 12
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
Series statement
Microcosm
Series volume
#185
Target audience
adolescent
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a graphic look at high school
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a graphic look at high school
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Lisa Wilde ; foreword by Kaycee Eckhardt
Yo, Miss : a graphic look at high school, Lisa Wilde ; [foreword by Kaycee Eckhardt]
Label
Yo, Miss : a graphic look at high school, Lisa Wilde ; [foreword by Kaycee Eckhardt]
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
5723333
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
159 pages
Isbn
9781621062196
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn879249146
  • (OCoLC)879249146

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