Making Creative Writing Accessible to All Learners Description
Join author and creative writing curriculum creator Chris Hansen as he encourages parents in the journey to help their students become more creative through creative writing.
Chris Hansen has over a decade of experience training professional filmmakers and storytellers in creativity. He is one of the authors of A Pirates Guide t’ the’ Grammar of Story: A Creative Writing Curriculum. He was the executive director of the Piko Fellowship in Screenwriting, a long term residency program for film and television writers. As a founding member and senior advisor to the Wedgwood Circle, he has been a creative partner among a team of award-winning artists. With the expertise and knowledge Hansen gained from this background, he started Wondertale, a company that encourages people of all ages to find and tell their stories. A published author of both novels and creative writing resources, he enjoys speaking to parents about ways they can nurture imagination in their kids. He and his wife homeschooled their three children and make their home in the gold country of California, where Chris spends his days mining for the treasures that can be found in wonder-filled stories.
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