Classes and Samplers for Young People

All programs focus on topics relevant to youth today and encourage participants to speak out through the art and power of writing.

Classes and Samplers for Young People

All programs focus on topics relevant to youth today and encourage participants to speak out through the art and power of writing.

10-12 Grades: Navigating New Worlds 6-for-5 Bundle

  • Date: 10-11-2020 to 12-20-2020
  • Time: 1:30 pm ET to 3:00 pm ET
  • Tuition: $125.00
  • Open to: Young Women and TGNC Youth in Grades 10-12

As racial justice uprisings and a global pandemic collide with the start of a virtual school year, it's easy to feel like the world is ending. And maybe it is, and maybe new worlds are emerging from all these shifts. Join us to explore these new worlds through the ideas of activists we admire, like emergent strategy,(thanks, adrienne maree brown), pod-building (thanks, Mia Mingus), and somatics and consent (thanks, many teachers and our own bodies!). The 6-for-5 Bundle gives you all six classes for the price of five!

4-6 Grades: Trusting Our Voices 6-for-5 Bundle

  • Date: 10-11-2020 to 12-20-2020
  • Time: 1:30 pm ET to 3:00 pm ET
  • Tuition: $125.00
  • Open to: Writers of All Genders in Grades 4-6

In each session, we'll explore different ways to listen to and harness the power of our inner voices. We'll think about what we believe in and how we can use our voices to make change. The 6-for-5 Bundle gives you all six classes for the price of five!

7-9 Grades: Life Now 6-for-5 Bundle

  • Date: 10-11-2020 to 12-20-2020
  • Time: 1:30 pm ET to 3:00 pm ET
  • Tuition: $125.00
  • Open to: Writers of All Genders in Grades 7-9

2020 may prove to have the most plot twists ever. Using WWf(a)C circle practices, we will explore these topics to support your personal navigation on this bumpy ride: Dealing with Crisis; Self-Care Strategies; Staying Energized/Focused in Unfocused Times; Activism & Avoiding Burnout; Building and maintaining healthy relationships with friends and family; Grieving - It’s OK to not be OK; Holidays - How to hold on to family/traditions/joy in virtual times. The 6-for-5 Bundle gives you all six classes for the price of five!

4-6 Grades: Trusting Our Voices - "Come As You Can" on Oct 11

  • Date: 10-11-2020
  • Time: 1:30 pm ET to 3:00 pm ET
  • Tuition: $25.00
  • Open to: Writers of All Genders in Grades 4-6

We'll explore different ways to listen to and harness the power of our inner voices. We'll think about what we believe in and how we can use our voices to make change.

7-9 Grades: Life Now - "Come As You Can" on Oct 11

  • Date: 10-11-2020
  • Time: 1:30 pm ET to 3:00 pm ET
  • Tuition: $25.00
  • Open to: Writers of All Genders in Grades 7-9

2020 may prove to have the most plot twists ever. Using WWf(a)C circle practices, we will explore these topics to support your personal navigation on this bumpy ride: Dealing with Crisis; Self-Care Strategies; Staying Energized/Focused in Unfocused Times; Activism & Avoiding Burnout; Building and maintaining healthy relationships with friends and family; Grieving - It’s OK to not be OK; Holidays - How to hold on to family/traditions/joy in virtual times.

10-12 Grades: Navigating New Worlds - "Come As You Can" on Oct 11

  • Date: 10-11-2020
  • Time: 1:30 pm ET to 3:00 pm ET
  • Tuition: $25.00
  • Open to: Young Women and TGNC Youth in Grades 10-12

As racial justice uprisings and a global pandemic collide with the start of a virtual school year, it's easy to feel like the world is ending. And maybe it is, and maybe new worlds are emerging from all these shifts. Join us to explore these new worlds through the ideas of activists we admire, like emergent strategy, (thanks, adrienne maree brown), pod-building (thanks, Mia Mingus), and somatics and consent (thanks, many teachers and our own bodies!).