- Focus OnAcross Ages
- CategoryCareer Development
Cost$460 Course Fee
Writing for Children: Findng Your Voice
Section 01: April 1, April 8, April 15, April 29, May 6, May 13, May 20Date(s)April 1, 5:30pm-7:30pmApril 8, 5:30pm-7:30pmApril 15, 5:30pm-7:30pmApril 29, 5:30pm-7:30pmMay 6, 5:30pm-7:30pmMay 13, 5:30pm-7:30pmMay 20, 5:30pm-7:30pmRegistration DeadlineMar 25, 2019Course Number:TEWS598N
Amy Hest, MA is the author of more than 35 books for children of all ages, including In the Rain with Baby Duck (winner of the Boston Globe-Horn Book Award), When Jessie Came Across the Sea (Christopher Award Winner), and Kiss Good Night (a New York Times best seller and Christopher Award Winner.) Hest's focus is on family relationships and she wants you to know that everything she writes is personal! Ms. Hest has an MA of Library Science from C.W. Post College and a BA from Hunter College.
"This class, and in particular the prompt Amy gave, was what spurred me to do a lot more writing and it’s since become a really fun and important part of my life."
"Amy created a space for everyone to explore their own truths and provided support and advice every step of the way."
—Anita B., Teacher, 4 years
"I have a whole new tool box regarding how and what to write when writing children's books!"
—Kathleen H., Teacher, 35+ years
"This class gave me insight to how to write a story. It helped me step back and really analyze my writings in a positive way."
—Nicole J., Teacher, 14 years