As part of an innovative after-school residency, 5th graders in Newport News have unveiled 3D artistic creations that are the result of weeks of brainstorming, teamwork, and hands-on design. Four teams of students at George J. McIntosh Elementary School created prototypes that address social issues, presenting their models to educators, community leaders, Arts for Learning […]
Jennifer L. Graham is a poet who holds a BA in Psychology, an MFA in Creative Writing, and a graduate certificate in literature. Her poems have appeared in publications that include Perspectives, RED OCHRE LiT, and Noctua Review. Using language, symbol, and story, Jennifer has brought poetry therapy to children in schools, often combining it with other expressive arts techniques to help engage different interests and learning styles. Jennifer holds certifications as a “Journal to the Self” instructor and as an applied poetry facilitator in poetry therapy.