Nerd Camp ImageCTYers "a joy to teach"
By Maria Blackburn

CTY Summer Programs writing instructor Elissa Brent Weissman recently won a Cybil Award for Middle Grade Fiction for her novel “Nerd Camp” (Atheneum Books, 2011).

Here’s what she told us about why she likes teaching at CTY:

“I tell people that my CTY students are better writers than my college students. And they are. Here’s why: They are inquisitive, curious, clever, and endearing...Click here to read more.