Spring 2015 - this course has now passed.
A pedagogic seminar for teachers, youth and community workers, writers and anyone interested in teaching creative writing in community contexts. The seminar will cover various teaching approaches to teaching creative writing to adults and children with both high and low literacy levels. Dave Lordan developed the seminar at Mater Dei Institute of Education teacher-training college, DCU, where he was nominated for the 2013 Presidents Award for his development of a creative writing syllabus in primary and secondary schools.
Dave Lordan is the leading expert in teaching creative writing for community education purposes in Ireland. He has worked with numerous organizations in the development of creative writing programs including RTE, Childrens Books Ireland, Dublin City Libraries, the JCSP Library service, Youthreach and West Cork Literature Festival. Find out more at: www.davelordanwriter.com @vadenadrol
Starts Saturday 21 March
Duration: 1 day