On November 15th DuEwa visited Carondelet Leadership Academy for National Education Week to talk with young scholars about reading and books! DuEwa talked with 6th grade students about what they're reading and what they want to read. She read poems from her books: SHEDDING LIGHT FROM MY JOURNEYS, STARDUST TRACKS ON A ROAD, and CHECK THE RHYME: AN ANTHOLOGY OF FEMALE POETS & EMCEES. Students loved the poems. Several of the young scholars gave DuEwa feedback on the "rhythm"
On Friday, November 9th DuEwa facilitated an all day professional development workshop titled "Teaching Struggling Readers." Twenty teachers were in attendance in Jefferson City for a day of professional learning and collaboration. DuEwa shared strategies for introducing grades 6-12 students to high interest texts on a variety of themes. DuEwa discussed how to help student make connections to the text, and express themselves in writing. During the segment on Teaching Info
TEDx Ritenour Road (St. Louis)
7 Speakers giving talks on the theme of SPEAK UP!
2 Sessions: Dissolving Stigma and Raising Awareness
Featuring Writer & Educator, DuEwa Frazier, MEd., M.F.A., Ed.M.
DuEwa will discuss Hip Hop, Social Justice & Education.
Join us for an evening of ideas worth spreading!
Friday, January 18, 2019
Ritenour Auditorium @ Ritenour High School
9100 St. Charles Rock Rd.
St. Louis, MO 63114