When I was a trainee teacher I learnt far more from watching fellow teachers than from any text book. So now I’ve started doing author visits, I thought the best way to keep kids awake during them was to watch some of my fab fellow writers in action and pick up a few tips.
I had heard great things about Joe Craig’s school visits so I gave him a shout and he very kindly agreed that I could join him, ride-along-cop style, on his visit to Burlington Danes academy last week. These are few of the tips I picked up:
If you’ve found your way here and you’re a writer, teacher or student, I’d love to hear your school visit dos and don’ts below . . .