Mimi Herman transforms lives.
As a Kennedy Center teaching artist, director of the United Arts Council Arts Integration Institute and an A+ Fellow, she has taught over 25,000 students and teachers to fall in love with writing and gain confidence in their ability to write across the curriculum.
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Writing Across the Curriculum-Workshops & Residencies
Workshops and residencies are available for students and teachers, and can range from 1 hour to 5 days, depending on the needs of the school.
STEAM Writing: From atoms to galaxies, scientists use metaphors to explain things that can’t be seen. Discover how writing poetry can deepen scientific understanding.
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Booking / scheduling contact
Mimi Herman’s workshops and residencies can be adapted to any setting and are available online or in person.
Student Workshops, Daily Rate:
$475 for up to 2 classes
$125 for each additional class
(4 classes per day maximum)
$3500 for 5 days, 4 classes per day
Discount available for Title I schools
Professional Development Workshops:
$750 for 2-hour workshop
$250 for each additional hour
Fees include all teaching materials and travel.
Ask about block booking rates if you would like to partner with another school.
CCR Anchor Standard W.2 – Write informative/explanatory texts to examine and convey complex ideas and information clearly and accurately through the effective selection, organization, and analysis of content.
CCR Anchor Standard W.3 – Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, well-chosen details, and well-structured event sequences.
CCR Anchor Standard SL.1 – Prepare for and participate effectively in a range of conversations and collaborations with diverse partners, building on others’ ideas and expressing their own clearly and persuasively.
CCR Anchor Standard SL.4 – Present information, findings, and supporting evidence such that listeners can follow the line of reasoning and the organization, development, and style are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience.
Because the residences are integrated across the curriculum, additional standards depend on the grade level and subject area of integration.
Arts & Science Council article featuring Mimi Herman
Jaki Shelton Green
North Carolina Poet Laureate
Wake County Public Schools Magnet Coordinator
Community Collaborations Manager
Penland School of Crafts
2016 Piedmont Laureate and Author of the Casey Jones mystery series
Upper Elementary School Teacher
Sterling Montessori School
Vice-President for Education and Community Programs
United Arts Council of Raleigh and Wake County
Mimi Herman ReferencesMimi-Herman-References-2.pdf
If a program cannot be rescheduled, a 50% cancellation fee is required.