Olugbemisola Rhuday-Perkovich



Author Website: Olugbemisola Rhuday-Perkovich

“Thank you for making it about the readers. I trust that you will continue to hold them dear. It blows my mind that you can put on a set of headphones, sit down in front of your computer, and touch the lives of 10 year old’s a 1,000 miles away. What an amazing world we live in. Thank you!”
-Mr. Sharp, 4th Grade Teacher
Presentations: writing workshops, home-school literacy connections, reading and writing games, revision, character development, the art of dialogue, crafty brainstorming (stitchery, knitting, collage, bookmaking, etc.), encouraging reluctant and emergent readers and writers through creative arts, writing for change (social action, activism).

Audiences: early childhood, elementary, middle and high school. educators and parents

Available Times: Flexible

No recording of Skype Sessions without permission from the author.

No Cost Meet the Author Visit: 20 minutes

In-Depth Visit Length: to be determined by author. extended 'residencies' or workshops, including digital writing workshops, available: will design custom writing workshops and programs (memoir, realistic fiction, genre fiction, etc.) that complement K-12 classroom work and are framed by state and national standards. For more information, check: Visits and More

In-Depth Visit Cost: $75-$125

Prerequisites:

Contact Information: http://www.olugbemisolabooks.com/contact

Affiliations: Teachers College Reading and Writing Project at Columbia University, Professional Development Certificate. Member of SCBWI, PEN Associate Member. Alumunus Echoing Green Foundation Fellow. M.A. in Educational Technology and English Education. Past contributor to Healthy Kids, American Baby, Word Up!, Right On!, and Scholastic Instructor. Visit my Authors Now! column, Faves on a Friday. Represented by the Erin Murphy Literary Agency.
Olugbemisola Rhuday-Perkovich

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