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UTSA Cosponsors March 5 Storytelling Festival

University of Texas at San Antonio Today (San Antonio, TX) , March 4, 2005

Summary:

The UTSA Department of Interdisciplinary Learning and Teaching and the Academy for Teacher Excellence host the first annual Storytelling Festival Saturday, March 5. The festival is free and open to the public.

The event will feature professional storytellers and workshops with a range of topics including how to tell stories, the use of traditional and digital storytelling in the classroom, and how to launch storytelling festivals in schools.

Storytelling presentations will include:

  • Kids Can Tell: Empowering Children with the Art of Storytelling, Sue Kuentz, teacher and sponsor of the Stone Oak Storytelling Club, Stone Oak Elementary School

  • Secrets for Successful Storytelling, Mary Grace Ketner, educational specialist, Institute of Texan Cultures

  • Weaving Stories into Math, Kit Myers, professional storyteller, TwistedTruths.com

  • Stories to Inform, Educate and Entertain, Earley B. Teal, storyteller, retired professor, Our Lady of the Lake University School of Social Work, president of Buffalo Soldiers

Subjects Covered: storytelling festivals


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