Here’s how to book Marek Bennett’s COMICS WORKSHOP educational programs:
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1. CONTACT Marek:
2. PROGRAM OPTIONS:
2021 programs are available as IN-PERSON, VIRTUAL, and HYBRID formats:
Single-day author visits, library/museum workshops, &c.
Reach more groups & take your projects further with multiple sessions, all in the same week or spread out over time…
A whirlwind look at comics around the world and throughout human history, through the lens of multicultural education…
Grab your favorite blank book & art tools… Let’s WRITE / DRAW / DOODLE / DREAM / DRAFT / COLOR / CREATE all vacation long, & beyond!
SUMMER 2021: Join Marek on a quest to create wild new comics that ONLY YOU can draw…
FOR TEACHERS: Arts Integration in the Curriculum
Basic approaches for classroom work in any subject…
An overview & investigation of MI theory & practice in comics education…
3. FUNDING OPTIONS:
Typical FEE STRUCTURE is:
[per diem rate] + [RT mileage x $0.50 (onsite only)]
For day trips, mileage is calculated from Henniker, NH.
Rates vary widely according to timing & budget; we’ll discuss that via email.
Marek is rostered with the following organizations, who provide grant funding for COMICS WORKSHOP programs:
- For NH SCHOOLS:
NH State Council on the Arts [grant info]
Listed on the Arts in Education & Community Arts Rosters via: CreativeGround.org
- For NH+VT SCHOOLS:
Children’s Literacy Foundation Author Visits [grant info]
- NHH Grants for LIBRARIES, COMMUNITY ORGS:
“Comics in World History & Cultures” [About “Humanities To Go” grants]
- … Other regular sources of funding include local schools, PTAs, and community organizations like historical societies, Rotary clubs, &c.
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