This manual is a must-have for your resource collection. The opening chapters discuss the importance of and strategies for creating a safe environment so that reluctant writers feel ready to overcome their fears and take a risk. The remaining chapters contain dozens of writing exercises and ideas collected from adult literacy educators. The final chapter stresses the importance of celebrating students' writing through publishing and public readings.
"More Writing Out Loud is a remarkable combination of the practical and the mystical. It guides us expertly through the techniques that prompt new writers to write, and at the same time it encourages us to let go when the magic sets in - as it always does."
-- Deborah Epstein, Founding Director, Neighbourhood Writing Alliance, Chicago, IL