Boost Your Creativity In the Classroom: A workshop for educators of all kinds
October 15 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm CDT$125
Date/Time: Oct 15, 10am-4pm (1 hour lunch)
Instructor: Amie Charney
Nonmember: $125; Member: $105; Student/Vet/Mil $75
*Hybrid (participants may attend in person at Gemini Ink or online via Zoom)
Everyone is creative, but being an educator takes a special kind of innovation. In this workshop, we will discover new ways to build creative muscles as teachers which will inspire and nurture creative confidence in students. This workshop includes exercises and writing prompts that boost collaboration and imagination.
Participants will leave with the following:
- Concrete ideas on how to integrate creativity into your mindset as an educator.
- Engaging activities that can be implemented immediately to cultivate a creative spark in students.
- Knowledge on how to build a rich classroom culture through collaboration, real-world application, and the reimagining of physical space.
About Amie Charney
Amie Charney is a screenwriter who lives in San Antonio, Texas. She has a BA in Literature from California State University and an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of California Riverside Palm Desert. She is also the current Director of Creative Writing for the Northeast School of the Arts. Her work can be found in literary journals such as Southern Missouri Press Journal, Proud to Be, As You Were, Oh! Cat!, High Country Magazine, and others. Amie is the inaugural recipient of the Harlequin Creator Fund for Television Writing and is currently developing a new television show with eOne and Harlequin. She’s the wife of a pilot, mother of two fantastic young adults (both Aggies), and a proud Marine Corps wife! She was recently featured in Script Magazine and the Harlequin Creator Space, as well as San Antonio Magazine.