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Poynter’s TEACHAPALOOZA JUNE 20-22, 2014
St. Petersburg, Florida
Catch up: Power Up, Re-Ignite Your Passion for Teaching

Totally new sessions and content from 2013

APPLY NOW: seating limited to 100: we love it when teams from the same school attend together.


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Saturday, June 21 • 3:30pm - 4:30pm
HOW TO: Write Short With Roy Peter Clark

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The pressure is on to WRITE SHORT and still be meaningful, fair and accurate. Roy Peter Clark, sometimes called America's Writing Coach will help you marry the skill of brevity with clarity and journalism. Come prepared for a fast-moving and fun session.


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Roy Peter Clark

Senior Scholar / Vice President, The Poynter Institute
Roy has taught writing at every level--to school children and Pulitzer Prize-winning authors--for more than 30 years, and has spoken about the writer's craft on The Oprah Winfrey Show, NPR and Today; at conferences from Singapore to Brazil; and at news organizations from The New York Times to the Sowetan in South Africa. He is the author of "Writing Tools: 50 Essential Strategies for Every Writer," the book and the blog.

Saturday June 21, 2014 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Barnes Auditorium

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