duewaVirtual TalkS,pROGRAMS& CONSULTING
DuEwa is available for virtual programs including author talks, interviews, school visits, poetry readings, and conferences. The below speaker programs can be tailored for the organization's needs. View DuEwa's traditional speaker one sheet.
Email assistant (at) duewaworld (dot) com for availability and fees.
Schools: Author talk and reading (Alice's Musical Debut K-5, Quincy Rules 6-8, Check the Rhyme and Deanne in the Middle 9-12)
Book clubs: Poetry, children's, teen/YA lit
Conferences: Curriculum, English, education, teaching, diversity & inclusion, leadership, panels
Interviews (blogs, social media, Zoom/Skype)
CONFERENCES, SCHOOLS & OTHER ORGS
Author talk and reading
Keynote address (education topics, arts topics, hip hop pedagogy, teen/ya topics, youth literacy, women related, diversity in publishing topics)
Teaching faculty and library workshops (literacy, writing, informational texts, youth book clubs, high interest texts)
Culturally responsive curriculum
K-12 literacy engagement
Teaching with hip hop scholarship and arts (see DuEwa's "Word is Bond" TEDx Talk)
Children's book - Alice's Musical Debut
"DuEwa is a knowledgeable and impactful speaker who engaged our audience of over 300 educators for our annual conference as our Keynote. Her voice and experience as an educator and writer of the hip hop generation is needed."
NSPDK Coordinators, Conference on Cultural Relevancy in Education
"DuEwa's well-crafted poems and distinctive voice ring with authority and grace."
Dwight Bitikofer, President Emeritus
St. Louis Poetry Center
"We were happy to have DuEwa as one of our panelists for a great YA author panel."
Jennifer Thompson, Librarian, Brooklyn Public Library
“Ms. Frazier, thank you so much for the work you do for our students. Thank you for your time and commitment our students enjoyed the session.”
Kelly Davis, Administration for Instruction and Student Support, Alexandria Public Schools
"Ms. Frazier facilitated professional development for our teachers. She modeled successful strategies in teaching struggling readers using high interest, culturally responsive texts."
Faculty Coordinators, Missouri Department of Youth Services
"Ms. Frazier read her spirited, emotionally-resonant poetry while joined onstage by our own Webster High jazz musicians for a blending of verse and musical improvisation. Ms. Frazier beautifully communicated her personal and universal sketches to our students, demonstrating that she is a singular poet, educator, and performer."
Steve Leftridge, All Write Festival