Famed author shared productive insights to both students and staff at Hillside

Famed author shared productive insights to both students and staff at Hillside

Students and staff absorbed the information and recommendations that an award-winning author delivered at the Hillside Intermediate School.


Candace Fleming spoke at two assemblies and a writing workshop at Hillside on Tuesday, March 26.


She  is the author of more than 20 books—fiction and non-fiction—and has achieved awards for her biographies, picture books, middle grade novels, and teen novels for young readers. 


Andrea Attanasio, the Librarian and Teacher at Hillside, applauded the appearance by Ms. Fleming.


“Each assembly inspired and motivated both students and teachers,” Ms. Attanasio said. “The writing workshop provided valuable insights and practical tips for aspiring writers among our students.”


She added:


“It was wonderful to see Ms. Fleming engage with our students in such a meaningful way.”