David Menasche is a former English teacher at Coral Reef High, who after being diagnosed with brain cancer, took a cross-country journey to reconnect with his students. He wrote a book about his experience, The Priority List: A Teacher’s Final Quest to Discover Life’s Great Lessons. He died Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014. He was 41. Here, he stands on his porch on Aug. 19, 2012, where he posted a quote from the famous Dylan Thomas' poem.
David Menasche is a former English teacher at Coral Reef High, who after being diagnosed with brain cancer, took a cross-country journey to reconnect with his students. He wrote a book about his experience, The Priority List: A Teacher’s Final Quest to Discover Life’s Great Lessons. He died Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014. He was 41. Here, he stands on his porch on Aug. 19, 2012, where he posted a quote from the famous Dylan Thomas' poem. CARL JUSTE MIAMI HERALD STAFF
David Menasche is a former English teacher at Coral Reef High, who after being diagnosed with brain cancer, took a cross-country journey to reconnect with his students. He wrote a book about his experience, The Priority List: A Teacher’s Final Quest to Discover Life’s Great Lessons. He died Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014. He was 41. Here, he stands on his porch on Aug. 19, 2012, where he posted a quote from the famous Dylan Thomas' poem. CARL JUSTE MIAMI HERALD STAFF

Beloved Coral Reef teacher dies after battle with brain cancer

November 20, 2014 07:00 AM

UPDATED November 20, 2014 10:23 PM

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