Writing from the Heart offers us a unique window into what young people have learned about life. This collection of essays captures the values that matter most to teensavalues such as love, perseverance, family, and helping othersain their own words. As the young writers reflect on their own experience, readers of all ages will be inspired by their wisdom and hope.From Chattanooga to China, these essays are all extraordinary. They not only celebrate the accomplishments of the young writers, but also offer an opportunity to peer into the hearts and minds of young people around the world. Readers may be amazed at some of the hardships that these teens have faced, but will have a deep sense of optimism for our future. In addition, they inspire us to make the most of our lives as well.You can find out if there is an essay contest in your area by referring to the Listing of Contest Locations on page 179, ... students, but a large number of contests have also been started at the middle school level and in elementary schools.
|Title||:||Writing From The Heart|
|Author||:||Peggy Veljkovic, Arthur Schwartz|
|Publisher||:||Templeton Foundation Press - 2001-10-01|