North Central Academy hosts reading workshops by award-winning Michigan Author Jeffery L. Schatzer in celebration of National Reading Month.
Mancelona, MI – North Central Academy welcomes award-winning Michigan author Jeffery L. Schatzer on March 8, 2017. Mr. Schatzer is noted for creating unique characters that inspire learning and turn reading into a fun-filled adventure. An avid student of history, Jeffery brings the past to life in quirky and entertaining ways.
Mr. Schatzer has won numerous national and international awards for creativity. He was honored to have his book The Runaway Garden selected by the Library of Michigan’s Michigan Reads program as its One State, One Book picture book in 2010. His stories are recognized for strong moral values and positive life lessons and themes.
Grades 4-5: Story Structure Development – The Underground Railroad
Grades 6-12: Rock the Read, Roll to the Write
Parent/Student Reading & Writing Conference: Simple Steps to Promote Academic Achievement
Additional information about Mr. Schatzer and his accolades can be found on his website http://www.bigbellybooks.com/html/about_the_author.html
About the School: North Central Academy is a tuition-free, K-12 public charter academy located in Mancelona, Michigan. Our family centered school community is made up of students from Gaylord, Mancelona, Bellaire and Kalkaska. NCA's inquiry-based curriculum helps students become self-motivated and competent life-long learners who are critical thinkers, demonstrating confidence and creativity. We pride ourselves on being a high-caliber alternative to the traditional public school approach. To learn more about the unique opportunities available to NCA students and how we can help your student find educational success, visit our website at www.northcentralacademy.net or contact our office at 231-584-2080