Teaching the Five Elements and Shelley's "The Western Wind"
Professional writers and educators share their techniques for teaching imaginative writing and review books on writing pedagogy and related subjects. Please visit the Teachers & Writers website to learn more and to view this month's current lesson plan and featured writer. Julie Carr teaches in the New York City Public Schools for Teachers and Writers Collaborative and for The Children's Movement for Creative Expression. She also teaches improvisational dance in festivals and schools nationally. Her poetry has appeared in "Pequod", "Salamander", "The Greensboro Review", and elsewhere, and is forthcoming in "Poet Lore". She is the 1998 co-winner of "The Grolier Poetry Prize". To reach Julie in order to ask her questions about teaching Shelley, you can e-mail her at email@example.com.