UTSA cosponsors March 5 storytelling festival

(March 4, 2005)--The UTSA Department of Interdisciplinary Learning and Teaching and the Academy for Teacher Excellence host the first annual Storytelling Festival from 9 a.m. to noon, Saturday, March 5 in Frio Street Building Room 1.406 at the Downtown Campus. 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.

The event is cosponsored by the UTSA Office of the President, the UTSA Alumni Association, Scholastic Book Fairs and officers of the UTSA Student Reading Association.

For more information, contact the Academy for Teacher Excellence at (210) 458-6175.


Storytelling presentations will include:

--Bronwyn Wingo