Penn State Harrisburg

Writing workshop slated for Feb. 22

Stacey Shubitz

Stacey Shubitz

Stacey Shubitz, Kappa Delta Pi Teacher of Honor and literacy consultant, will hold a literacy workshop Wednesday, Feb. 22 from 5:00-7:30 p.m. in the Library’s Morrison Gallery. The event is free and open to the public.

Shubitz will discuss writing strategies and techniques, and will hold a book signing session for her new book, “Day by Day: Refining Writing Workshop through 180 Days of Reflective Practice,” co-written with Ruth Ayres.

A certified literacy specialist, Shubitz presents writing workshops that have helped raise standardized test scores in urban-core elementary schools in New York and Rhode Island.  She holds a bachelor’s degree from The George Washington University and master’s degrees from Columbia University’s Teachers College and Hunter College.

The event is sponsored by Student Activity Fee Funds. For information, contact atp5043@gmail.com.