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Lemn Sissay: Mr Unsworth, poetry, care homes and football | #2
Episode 222nd January 2021 • My Best Teacher • Tes
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In the second episode of the My Best Teacher podcast from Tes we chat to poet and writer Lemn Sissay about:

  • His favourite teacher and why he was so important in his development as a poet
  • The depth of skill teachers have to nurture pupils and help them flourish
  • The importance of school while growing up in a care home
  • Memories of football on cold, hard muddy pitches