Once Upon a Time: How Storytelling Can Help Students Love Writing
A 2.5-hour course for Educators of grades K-12. Taught by award-winning children's author and storyteller Antonio Sacre, this course demonstrates how the power of the oral tradition can unlock the writer in every student. Upon completion of this course, participants will have stories to tell, the capability to tell them more effectively, and the keys to teaching them to students across the curriculum, in every subject, including math. Yes, even math!
Meet the instructor
FOR 25 YEARS, IN 13 COUNTRIES, IN 45 STATES, FOR OVER 3 MILLION PEOPLE
Antonio Sacre tells stories.
His tales of growing up bilingually in a Cuban and Irish-American household have inspired children worldwide to gather their own family stories and become storytellers themselves. His stories have been published in award-winning books and audio recordings. His Professional Developments and Keynote addresses have helped educators teach writing to students from pre-Kindergarten through graduate school. Now his stories are being developed for film and television.
He lives in Los Angeles with his wife, two children, and two cats. Yes, he's a cat guy.