Ohio’s Original Interscholastic Creative Writing Program for Middle Schools

A splendid time was had by all! Watch for our next workshop.

Power of the Pen and the National Writing Project at Kent State University present Professional Development for Teachers:

Kernels of Wisdom: Reclaiming Narrative Writing in the Classroom

Saturday, November 3, 2018, 9 a.m. to noon
White Hall, Kent State University
Cost: $30  Contact Hours: 3
Keynote speaker: Dr. Lori Wilfong, author of Writing Strategies that Work: Do This! Not That!

Keynote: Reclaiming Narrative in the ELA Classroom – Lori Wilfong, Associate Professor in the School of Teaching, Learning, and Curriculum Studies at Kent State University

Breakout Sessions:

Mining for Gold - Alexa Sandmann, Director of the School of Teaching, Learning, and Curriculum Studies at Kent State University and Project Director of the National Writing Project at Kent State University

The Art of the Mini-Lesson - Lori Wilfong, Associate Professor in the School of Teaching, Learning, and Curriculum Studies at Kent State University and Co-Director of the National Writing Project at Kent State University

I Like Your Style, Kid: Using Rhetorical Devices to Pump Up Your Prose - Jeff Harr, teacher at Roosevelt High School in Kent and Assistant Director of the National Writing Project at Kent State University

Flash Fiction Fun - Ann Hagedorn, teacher at Tallmadge Middle School

Judging at a Power of the Pen Tournament (Session 1) - Barb Tschantz, Kent State University Instructor and Power of the Pen Northern Region Director

Small Moments: Getting to the Heart of the Story  (Session 2) - Barb Tschantz



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