Stefani Elementary – Pang Moua

Bruce Hale knows how to connect to students. They were captivated by his great sense of humor and stories that tied into how and why authors write. His entertaining writers’ workshop of “tips and tricks” could easily and immediately be used by our students in the classroom. …
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Veterans Park Elementary – Ellen Tuckner

Bruce was able to engage even our most challenging students with his humor and ability to offer them writing strategies they could easily access.  Our staff watched in awe as the full range of our writers, from reluctant to passionate, jumped in and tried out his suggestions for creating a strong narrative. …
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Tate Woods Elementary – Judy Bauman

We were very fortunate to secure Bruce Hale for daytime presentations as well as a Family Reading Night Event.  The parents raved about his ability to engage the students with stories, artistic talents, and even an impromptu dance party.  He is genuinely kind, considerate, and great at communicating in the planning stages of the visit. …
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McSwain Elementary – Ronda Douglas

Thank you again for an awesome day.  You truly were a gentleman, professional and gave four outstanding programs for our children.  You are one of many authors whom we’ve been blessed to have visit over the past 19 years, but certainly one of the BEST we’ve ever had! …
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The American School in Switzerland – Lugano

Hearing from a published author about his own process validated the work students are doing. His visit brought together the key elements we hope to accentuate during Book Week — a love of reading, a love of writing, and a celebration of the stories that connect us. …
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