Book a Video Chat or Live Event with Erin Gruwell
EMPOWER YOUR STUDENTS, FACULTY, OR COMMUNITYErin Gruwell leads empowering events and video chats for students, educators, business people, leaders, and community members about the Freedom Writer Methodology and her inspiring stories with the Freedom Writers.
For the classroomInspire your students through a capstone event to your Freedom Writers unit of study. Make your students' education come alive when they interact with Erin Gruwell.
For professional development
Your search for an inspiring and motivating way to reach your faculty ends here. One of Gruwell's primary focuses in the past decade has been educator professional development. Through Gruwell's unique approach to professional development, your staff will gain useful strategies for dealing with all students, but most importantly, they will relearn what it is like to be a student.
For higher education
Gruwell has worked as an adjunct instructor at California State Long Beach and she has deep partnerships and frequent collaborations with University of California Irvine, Bay Path College, Claremont Colleges, and others. Gruwell's experiences are invaluable to teacher preparation programs, staff developments, and student learning.
For the community
The Freedom Writer Methodology and Gruwell's inspiring experiences have proven to be highly effective in fields outside of education. Gruwell frequently speaks at corporate events, leadership trainings, and community meetings. Gruwell has worked with the Girl Scouts of America, Coinstar, Franklin Covey, San Diego Hospital, and the International Forum for Child Welfare. Her approach to leadership and management is applicable in all contexts and profoundly impacts professionals in all industries.
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