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Writing Workshop for AP® English Students - 10/4 at 7PM ET

Sun, Oct 4, 2020 · 7:00 PM · EDT
About This Webinar

Do you want to become a better writer in your AP English course this year? Join our FREE workshop to improve on all aspects of your writing, both in and out of school. Several course sessions will focus especially on the skills needed for success in AP English, but all high school students are welcome to register and attend. Teachers are welcome to join as well!

Sessions meet on every other Sunday evening at 7 PM ET from September 13 until November 1, 2020. All sessions will be recorded.

Session Topics:

Session 1: Introduction to Great Writing
Session 2: Thesis Statements
Session 3: Paragraphs and Organization
Session 4: Integrating Evidence
Session 5: Style and Sophistication
Session 6: Revision and Editing
Session 7: Writing Beyond the Tests
Session 8: Writing About Yourself

Who can view: People who attended or registered for the webinar only
Webinar Price: Free
Featured Presenters
Webinar hosting presenter John M
John Moscatiello has been a teacher, tutor, and author for the past 17 years. His career began at the Princeton Review, where he taught the SAT, ACT, SAT Subject Tests, AP Exams, ISEE, SSAT, SHSAT, GRE, GMAT, LSAT, MCAT Verbal, and TOEFL. John has trained hundreds of teachers, written content for 13 test preparation books, and worked as a college admissions consultant. He starred in more than 200 educational videos for the Princeton Review’s SAT, ACT, and GRE self-paced courses. John’s academic career began as a Spanish major at NYU, where he used AP credits to graduate a full year early. He then pursued graduate degrees in history from Fordham and Notre Dame, where he taught undergraduate students. He was a Fulbright scholar to Spain in 2012. John’s academic work has been published in both English and Spanish.
Webinar hosting presenter Heather G
Heather Garcia has been teaching since 2004, and has taught English courses ranging from 9th grade remedial to AP® English Language and AP® English Literature. She has taught public speaking, Dual Enrollment Skills for College Success, and has also taught English Composition at Florida Gulf Coast University. She is a professional development leader in her district, running annual new-teacher trainings and is now the Curriculum and Instructional Specialist for her district for grades 6-12. She has been an AP® Reader and was a presenter for AP® English Literature at the 2019 AP® National Conference in Orlando, and her specialty is helping students build their skills in analytical reading, critical thinking, and insightful writing. Heather has a BA in English, and an MA in English, and an MA in Writing. She lives in Florida with her husband and two young children, and spends her spare time writing young-adult fiction.
Webinar hosting presenter Kara B
Kara Brittain has been teaching for 7 years after leaving a successful career in human resources and recruitment. With a background in English and Communication, she has taught courses across secondary English Language Arts, college-level Communication courses, and electives such as Debate and Independent Study & Mentorship. For the past four years, Kara has been focusing on AP English Literature and Composition, quickly becoming a campus expert. She has a passion for helping students prepare for college and the workforce through a blend of traditional English Language Arts skills and new technology. Having taught in Texas for the last 7 years, she now lives in Louisiana with her husband and two children.
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