Thursday, September 27, 2012 By CISD Staff
NFL Player, Author Speaks to Intermediate Students
From linebacker to book author, Tim Green shares his message of teamwork to anyone who will listen. The former NFL player has an impressive resume including television and radio personality, sports commentator, writer, practicing attorney and coach.
“He is a very important author in the world of children’s books,” said Eubanks Intermediate School Librarian, Lucy Drenka. “Tim is like a rock star of children’s books and he delivers a powerful message to the students. ”
In October, Green will visit Carroll ISD students at both Durham Intermediate and Eubanks Intermediate Schools. Green has written several books for both adults and young readers. His book Football Genius made the New York Times best-seller list of children’s chapter books. Green will visit 5th and 6th grade students at Durham Intermediate from 1-2 p.m. and Eubanks Intermediate from 2:30- 3:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 12.
Click here to visit Tim Green’s website.