Friday, February 26, 2010

Teaching and writing poetry with visiting writer Brent Goodman

The Red River Valley Writing Project is proud to present a week long advanced institute with Wisconsin poet Brent Goodman. Participants can earn one continuing education through UND by attending all sessions. This option is only available for RRVWP teacher consultants; those who opt to do this, must attend all events. Pre and post poet session are only available for RRVWP teacher consultants. And those sessions do not count toward Prism credit. Grand Forks Public Schools teachers can earn prism credit. Hours available for each event are listed.

Pre-poet (2 hours)

Wednesday, March 10, 6:00-8:00 PM room 167 Central High School, Grand Forks

With Brent Goodman - Painting with Your Senses: Teaching "Show Don't Tell" (3 hours)

Friday, March 12, 6:00-9:00 PM UND

With Brent Goodman - Our Poem: Creative Collaboration in the Classroom (3 hours) Saturday, March 13, 8:30- 11:30 AM UND

With Brent Goodman - Building Your Own Room: Inventing Poetic Forms (3 hours) Saturday, March 13, 1:30-4:30 PM UND

With Brent Goodman - Public reading/Q&A session (2 hours) Saturday, March 13, 7:00-9:00, North Dakota Museum of Art, UND

Post-poet (2 hours) Wednesday, March 17, 6:00-8:00 PM room 167, Central High School, Grand Forks

Total instructional hours = 15 hours