At the first-ever High School Writing Conference on Friday, December 9, some of the most talented teacher-writers in southwest Missouri will conduct sessions designed to inspire students in grades 9-12 to Make Your Statement, Write Your Story. Session topics include script writing, parody, slam poetry, comic books and graphic novels, making money from writing, flash fiction, and a writing marathon. The last session of the day in Plaster Student Union will include a keynote address by author Michael Frizell and an open mic; this session will be open to the public.
The cost per student is $45 which includes lunch. Their teachers attend free. Limited seats are available, so sign up early! Please register by November 11.
Here’s a handy printable to distribute to your students.
Questions? Contact Colleen Appel at Appel7208@missouristate.edu.