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June 2019

The Art of Awareness in the Classroom

June 22 | 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Doering Center, 2915 Campus Drive
Bryn Athyn, PA 19009 United States
$60 – $75
The Art of Awareness in the Classroom

The Art of Awareness in the Classroom: Cultivating the Capacity for Observing and Perceiving the Children in Our Care Saturday, June 22, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Presentations by Ray Silverman, Angela Rose, and Kathy Schrock In this era of standards and accountability, education has become increasingly focused on testing and scores. But working with children means working with changing states and qualities of being that cannot be quantified and measured. In this workshop we will explore ways of honing…

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August 2019

Summer Writing Retreat

August 1 - August 5
$30 – $850

A 4-day/night immersion combines the most desirable elements of both writing conferences and retreats. Including workshop-style manuscript evaluation, multi-genre master classes, guided writing sessions and an industry agent/editor/publicist Q&A panel and pitch session. Housing includes single room residences in the four charming stone cottages, the retreat incorporates yoga for all levels, evening meditation, fresh fare, wine tasting, excursions in the Pennypack Nature Preserve, tours of the local Glencairn Museum and gothic Bryn Athyn Cathedral, and more. Visit Summer Writing Retreat…

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Young Authors Creative Writing Camp

August 1 - August 5
$475 – $680

This 4-day/night immersion provides master classes, guided writing, workshops and excursions for eligible 10th, 11th and 12th graders interested in all areas of writing. The writing instruction includes an introduction to peer review and workshop-style manuscript evaluation, multi-genre master classes and guided writing sessions. With residential and day options, the program incorporates plenty of social activities to feed the writer’s mind and body. Outings including creekside hikes, the Philadelphia Rock Gym, and more. All of our experienced staff are lit-loving…

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