James is a local author who specialises in creative writing for teenagers, he runs workshops aimed at inspiring young people to write creatively using a mix of motivational speaking with discussion of techniques that they can be applied to their school work. Workshops can be delivered for one – 40 learners and assemblies are available for up to 300 people. (year 9-13)
Learners will have an increased confidence in their ability to create original writing; experience of looking at their most intimate thoughts and fears and sharing them with their peers. They will also be given the inspiration to think about their potential in higher education and hopefully remove some of the psychological barriers to their own advancement.