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Writers Wanted to Work with Children & Youth
Writer's Garret

December, 2013

 
Writers WANTED 
to help"Spread the Word" 
to children and youth.
Collaborating

  

 

The Writer's Garret

seeks writers eager to share their passion for reading and writing in our Writers in Neighborhoods  

& Schools (WINS) enrichment program  

for children, youth, teachers, and families.  

 

 

 

 

 WINS places practicing / professional writers inschools, after-school programs, social service agencies, and community venues throughout the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. All instructors, regardless of past experience, attend a comprehensive training followed by a paid apprenticeship. These are occasional and part-time contract positions modestly funded, but providing substantive experience. 


NEXT TRAINING IS THURSDAY, DECEMBER 12, 4-6 PM.  
R.S.V.P.  HERE

Special interest given to those who submit in advance a short bio or resume to Tamitha here. 

No phone calls, please. 

 

 

We are especially interested in writers with past teaching experience; knowledge of TEKS / STAAR; appreciation of reading and writing across the curriculum; interdisciplinary talents in arts, video/filmmaking, science, history, geography, and / or math; training in ESL; fluency in Spanish; and the ability to work well with others. We are also looking for volunteer mentors to work one-on-one with children challenged by language, economic, or other barriers, so please let us know if you are interested.
   
Contact Tamitha and Ashley at program@writersgarret.org

for more information. 

NO PHONE CALLS, PLEASE.


Our mission is to foster the education and development of readers, writers, 
and audiences by putting them in touch with quality literature, 
each others, and the communities in which they live and write.


We are an equal opportunity employer.

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MAILING ADDRESS
: Box 234 c/o 11255 Garland Rd. Ste. 1302
Dallas, Texas 75218

PHYSICAL ADDRESS: 10809 Garland Road, Dallas 75218

E-mail Address for WINS: program@writersgarret.org
sponsors
VERY SPECIAL THANKS TO 
ALL 
OF 
YOU!
The Writer's Garret is made possible by the support 
of many individuals, corporations, foundations, nonprofits,

 educational institutions, and governmental agencies  

who understand the value of reading, writing,  

and the literary arts!

  

This season of educational programs and events 
has been made possible by the following: 

   

 National Endowment for the ArtsLucky Dog BooksCity of Dallas Office of Cultural AffairsGeorge and Fay Young FoundationTexas Commission on the ArtsM.B. and Edna Zale Foundation; Target; R.L. & Phyllis Glazer Fund; Heritage Auctions (HA.com)Allied World Assurance Company;Dallas AfterSchool NetworkBig Thought; Mike and Debra Decker; Bob and Donna Beavers; Gardere Wynne Sewell, LLP; Communities Foundation of Texas; The Cattarulla Fund of The Dallas Foundation; Texas Instruments; Chase; Adolphus Hotel; Safeway; Donors to the Jack Myers and Jacob Myers Funds; and our Members, Board of Trustees, and Board of Sponsors.

  

(If we have inadvertently left anyone off this list,  

please let us know asap. We WANT to thank you!) 



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