Friday, October 9, 2009

Special One-day Event!

Don't miss this special one-day event with Andrew Kern and Andrew Pudewa together in four cities!

For Teachers, Teaching Parents, College & High School Students
8:30am ­-3:30pm (All locations)

San Antonio, TX Wednesday, Oct. 14, FEAST Homeschool Building
Bryan, TX Thursday, Oct. 15, Brazos Christian School
Houston, TX Friday, Oct. 16, Covenant Academy (Cypress, TX)
Dallas, TX Saturday, Oct. 17, Highlands Academy (Irving, TX)

$59.00/person, second family member half price!
Registration fee includes a coupon for 20% off on any IEW or CiRCE purchase!

Andrew KernAndrew Kern is the president of the Circe Institute, a leading provider of inspiration, information, and insight to classical educators throughout the world. He is creator of The Lost Tools of Writing Workshops and materials. Circe's annual conference is the premier event (http://www.circeinstitute.org) for educators seeking to use classical education to nurture wisdom and virtue.

Andrew PudewaAndrew Pudewa is the director of the Institute for Excellence in Writing and a homeschooling father of seven. Presenting throughout North America, he addresses issues relating to teaching, writing, thinking, spelling, and music with clarity and insight, practical experience and humor.

Sessions Include:

The four language arts: listening, reading, speaking, and writing
The distinctives of classical rhetoric
What was classical rhetoric and what happened to it?
The five methods everybody must practice to become a great writer:
  • Theoretical: understanding the science of writing
  • Literary: studying the great masterpieces of literature as models
  • Critical: learning the details of good usage
  • Practical: practicing the art of writing
  • Linguistic: translating great works of literature into and out of English
And more!

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