Writers in the Schools (WITS)

Everyone has a story to tell. For 30 years Writers in the Schools (WITS) has engaged children in the pleasure and power of reading and writing. WITS sends professional writers into 350 classrooms, awakening 23,500 children and teachers to the adventures of language each year. As the #1 arts education organization in Texas and the leader of an international movement for creative learning, WITS has a proven model of success, demonstrating a lasting impact on student writing skills, self-esteem, test scores, and creativity. WITS weaves together art and education in schools, libraries, museums, parks, hospitals, community centers, and summer camps. Join us today and ask your school about WITS!

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Emanuelee Bean


Emanuelee “Outspoken” Bean was ranked 9th in the Individual World Poetry Slam in 2013. His one man show, Converse, made an Off-Broadway debut at Theatre Row in NYC. Bean coaches...

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