Title: Conference on Poetry and Teaching at the Frost Place Date: June 24, Sunday
Time: Multiple Day Event Location: The Frost Place, 158 Ridge Road, Franconia Phone: 603-823-5510
Description: A unique opportunity for teachers to work closely with their peers and with a team of illustrious poets who have particular expertise and enthusiasm for sharing poetry with young people, featuring director Baron Wormser and associate director Dawn Potter with poets Luray Gross and Angela Patten.
Additional Information: Tuition for 2012 will be $675 with on-site meals available for $100. For an additional $555, this conference may be taken as a graduate-level course, earning three credits through Plymouth State University. Each summer The Frost Place Conference on Poetry and Teaching brings together hard-working classroom teachers and highly-skilled poet/teachers to share their experiences of how poetry is most effectively presented in the classroom - not as a fossilized system of literary tropes but as a living art.