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Writers Wanted to Help "Spread the Word" to Young Readers and Writers
Writer's Garrett

October, 2010


Writers Wanted to help"Spread the Word" to young readers and writers
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The award-winning literary center, The Writer's Garret [http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?llr=ctqzkybab&et=1103831755109&s=4558&e=001vWrYXqg9BxOiNJ2wR86VjrT7Enzj5oGRBKi5MPGdlqRtVvrBfs_5SazirHu16j7OIOCyRoBBGuUgdFpht-32GYeub1elp7-KWkFVmsSDbFwg72SQEepBqA==],
is looking for new instructors to teach in our North Texas
Writers-in-the-Schools (WITS) enrichment program for children, youth, and families.

Writers will work directly with educators and school children in the Dallas-Fort
Worth Metroplex following a paid apprenticeship training. These are occasional
and part-time contract positions for reliable, practicing writers with a strong
understanding of the interplay of reading and writing and its impact on the educational
experience.
Writers will work directly with educators and school children in the Dallas-Fort
Worth metroplex following a paid apprenticeship training. These are occasional
and part-time contract positions for reliable, practicing writers with a strong
understanding of the interplay of reading and writing and its impact on the educational
experience.

An information / orientation session

will be Tuesday, Nov. 9, 4-6 PM,

Upstairs at Paperbacks Plus, 6115 La Vista Drive, Dallas TX 75214.

R.S.V.P. and send your bio or resume to Program@writersgarret.org [mailto:Program@writersgarret.org]
.
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We are especially interested in writers with past teaching experience; knowledge
of TEKS / TAKS; appreciation of reading and writing across the curriculum; interdisciplinary
talents in other arts, 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.
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Contact Barbara Johnson at program@writersgarret.org [mailto:program@writersgarret.org]
for more information. NO PHONE CALLS, PLEASE.

We ask that you send your bio or a resume in advance of the November 9 orientation
/ training or plan on bringing a hard copy with you.  MUCH Thanks.
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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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The Writer's Garret
PO Box 140530
Dallas, Texas 75214-0530

gen@writersgarret.org [mailto:gen@writersgarret.org]


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