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Saturday, March 26 • 2:15pm - 3:15pm
Writing without Fear: Giving 2e Students a Voice

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Why are many of our students shutting down when they are asked to write, more importantly, how do we turn this around? Writing can be difficult for many students, this can especially be true for our 2e population. Come join us in discussing the importance of creating a stress free environment that is conducive to exploration and risk taking, learn specific strategies for overcoming obstacles, and discover ways to support our students in finding their voice in written language. Our thinking about writing needs to change so that our approach to teaching writing can change.


Mary McInerney

Teacher, Bridges Academy
Mary McInerney is a teacher at Bridges Academy, school for 2e students. She received her BA in Elementary Education, her MA in Gifted Education and is currently enrolled in Bridges Academy’s Doctorate Program in Cognitive Diversity. Mary was a teacher in New York, and has extensive... Read More →

Saturday March 26, 2022 2:15pm - 3:15pm PDT