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Belmont High Teacher Releases Book, Album

Alexander Russo | January 10, 2013

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Belmont High teacher Cassandra McGrath, via LA Weekly

“When you were a kid you imagined that your teachers lived in closets and subsisted on coffee grinds and eraser gum,” notes this LA Weekly item (Cassandra McGrath’s Stories to Make You Cry).  Instead, the 28 year-old teacher has published an anthology of stories called “Rising From The Ashes,” featuring the work of former Belmont High School students, and also released an album that includes songs about her students.

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