Writers Conferences & Writing Workshops
The Guide to Writers Conferences & Writing Workshops
W.O.R.D. Cruise for Children's Literacy
       
Website www.wordreading.org
Year Established 2000
Program Description Four 1-hr workshops/day while at sea. AM keynote speakers followed by breakout sessions. Private receptions onboard and at Juneau’s Alaska State Museum.
Number of Programs/Year Biennial
Program Length 7 days
Group Size or S:T Ratio 200
Program Focus Children's, Young Adult
Faculty Authors, poets, professors, storytellers. 2003: Includes Brod Bagert, Gary Dulabaum, Jan Hasbrouck, Darla Shaw Ed.D., Sue Unger.
Costs Start at $1,499 for inside stateroom double occupancy aboard Holland America Flagship, ms Amsterdam, port charges & government fees, $75 shipboard credit & meals.
U.S. Locations Alaska
Seattle, Washington
Months July
Contact Louis Tibbs
Conference Coordinator
W.O.R.D. Cruise for Children's Literacy
Phone: 253-549-2183
Fax: 253-549-2102
E-Mail: ltibbs@puyallup.k12.wa.us
Registration & cruise options: Laura Redman, Cruise Specialists, Inc., 221 First Ave. W., #210, Seattle, WA 98119-4223; 800-544-2469, mail@csiseattle.com

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