2014 Class Schedule

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Fall Class Schedule

Fall Registration is OPEN!

Classes listed alphabetically. Instructors are listed with their classes.

For full descriptions and target age ranges, click on the class page to get more detail. As always, feel free to email Julie or contact us via the online chat option to help you determine which classes would be best for your kids and you! Brave Writer online high school writing classes equal about a 1/4 of a year’s credit for composition/English. If your students take two classes in one semester, they’ll have earned a semester’s worth of credit.

Advanced Composition

Instructor: Julie Bogart

  • September 29 – October 24, 2014
    (4 weeks) High School

Advanced Fiction

Instructor: Nancy Graham

  • September 22 - October 17, 2014
    (4 weeks)
    11 - 18 years old

College Admissions Essay Class

Instructor: Nancy Graham

  • August 25 - September 19, 2014
    (4 weeks)
    16 - 18 years old (college bound)

Expository Essay

Instructors: Jean Hall, Samantha Burtner

  • October 6 - November 14, 2014 (Hall)
  • October 20 - December 3 (Wed), 2014 (Burtner) (Thanksgiving break: 11/26-11/29) (6 weeks)
    13-18 years old

High School Writing Projects

Instructor: Christine Gable

  • September 2 (Sept 1 is Labor Day) - September 26, 2014
  • November 10 - December 5, 2014
    (4 weeks)
    High School

Just So Stories

Instructor: Lucy Olson

  • October 6 - October 31, 2014
    (4 weeks)
    9-14 years old (with parent support)

Kidswrite Basic

Instructors: Deb Bell, Lucy Olson, Kirsten Merryman, Lora Fanning

  • August 25 - October 3, 2014 (Olson)
  • September 2 - October 10, 2014 (Bell, Fanning)
  • September 29 - November 7, 2014 (Merryman)
  • October 13 - November 21, 2014 (Bell)
  • October 27 - December 12, 2014 (Thanksgiving break: 11/26-11/30) (Merryman)
    (6 weeks)
    Identical sessions; pick only one
    8-14 years old (with parent support); 15-18 years old remedial

Kidswrite Intermediate

Instructors: Jean Hall, Samantha Burtner

  • August 25 - October 3, 2014 (Burtner)
  • September 8 - October 17, 2014 (Hall)
  • October 20 - December 5, 2014 (Burtner)
    (6 weeks)
    High School

Literary Analysis: A Tale of Two Cities

Instructor: Susanne Barrett

  • September 2 (1 is Labor Day) - September 26, 2014
    (4 weeks) High School

Literary Analysis: British Poetry

Instructor: Susanne Barrett

  • October 6 - November 7, 2014
    (4 weeks)
    High School

MLA Research Essay

Instructor: Susanne Barrett

  • November 3 - December 16, 2014
    (6 weeks) 11th and 12th grades

Middle School Writing Projects

formerly Mini Reports
Instructor: Christine Gable:

  • October 13 - November 7, 2014
    (4 weeks) 10 - 14 years old

Movie Discussion Club

Instructor: Nancy Graham

  • October 27 - November 21, 2014
    (4 weeks)
    Junior and Senior High School

Photography and Writing

Instructor: Nicole Rae

  • September 2 - October 3, 2014
    (4 weeks)
    High School

SAT/ACT Essay Prep

Instructor: Jean Hall

  • September 2 (1 is Labor Day) - October 3, 2014
    (4 weeks)
    10th - 12th grades

Write for Fun

Instructor: Karen O’Connor

  • November 3 - November 21, 2014
    (3 weeks)
    10 - 14 years old

Feel free to email Julie or to contact Brave Writer via the online chat option (lower right corner of every page) if you need help determining which classes would be best for your kids and you.

Brave Writer online high school writing classes are equivalent to a 1/4 of a year’s credit for composition/English. If your student takes two classes in one semester, your high schooler will have earned a semester’s worth of credit.