Shout out to Steven Glazer!
Mr. Glazer is an extraordinary teacher at Crossroads Academy in Lyme, N.H., whose commitment and creativity are showcased in the Daily UV of Hartford, VT. Read the article here. He has worked with Young Writers Project for five years and is always thinking of ways to engage his students in writing and to encourage the publication and performance of their work. He often travels with his students and their families when they come to YWP events and celebrations -- and as the article says, he immerses his students in the poetry of Emily Dickinson and then every year, on Dec. 10, the poet’s birthday, they take a bus to Amherst, Massachusetts, Dickinson’s home place. Read on.