January 8, 2020(snow date January 9, 2020)Do you support children’s language development? On January 8, the presenters at the Conference for Young Writers will teach students different writing styles and techniques that can open a lifetime of opportunities for them. During three hands-on learning sessions, students will explore their creativity in writing and discover how to express thoughts using written words. Phil Baker will be here using music to educate, entertain, and enrich the lives of our young people.The 28th Annual Conference for Young Writers is not only for the gifted and talented, it is open to all student in grades K-8.
Brochures and online registration will be available in late October.Phil Baker, musicianSioux Falls, SD
HOW TO REGISTER: for parents and schools
- Click Conference Brochure (on right side) for student session topics including appropriate grade levels, descriptions and presenters, also Conference Guidelines and Cancellation Policy
Cancellation and Refund Policy
- Registration options: register with your school or on your own as a parent.
- Select one contact person from each school building to collect registrations from students and chaperones.
- Parents can register as a family if they are not attending with their school.
- First create a SWWC Service Cooperative account or log into your existing account. You must select your school district or you will not show up on the registration list and my not be able to get back into your account.
- Each contact person registering students will have their own account.
- Parents can register and come on their own or register with their school, if their school is participating.
- Enter all students and adults attending under one contact person from each school building or parent home.
- If parents miss their schools deadline, they must then register on your own.
- Schools cannot allow parents to register their students with a personal account and expect to be listed with the school.
- If you need help or have questions when registering, see the simple step by step instructions under the "Registration" heading on the right side of this page; or contact Andrea at firstname.lastname@example.org or 507-537-2257.
Deadline Dates & FeesEvent Date: January 8, 2020
- Cancellation requests must be received by final registration deadline for a refund less a $10/student service charge.
- After the final deadline, no refunds will be processed (Thanks for understanding!).
- If a participant is unable to attend, send someone in their place (same classes) and notify us of the change.
- If you registered but do not attend, you are still responsible for payment.
NO registrations will be accepted after midnight December 3Conference Schedule8:00 - 9:00 Registration, Refreshments & Book Fair9:00 - 9:15 Welcome & Announcements9:15 - 9:45 Keynote Presentation10:00 - 11:00 Session I11:00 - 11:45 Lunch & Book Sale in Commuter Lounge11:45 - 12:45 Session II1:00 - 2:00 Session IIIPhotos and Media: By participating in this event you are giving SWWC permission to use any audio/video recordings and photographs that are taken during the event.
- Early Registration Deadline: November 26, 2019
- $35/student and $10/adult
- Final Registration Deadline: December 3, 2019
- $40/student and $12/adult