Laura Oliver

Laura Oliver’s teaching career began sixteen years ago as a poet in the schools where she taught poetry writing in public school classrooms for the city of Palo Alto’s Cultural Kaleidoscope, the San Francisco Arts Education Project, and Tapestry Arts of San Jose. For ten years, Ms. Oliver taught the popular Journalism Writing class for the De Anza Extended Year Summer Enrichment Program in Cupertino. Year-round, Ms. Oliver teaches writing privately to youth in Silicon Valley. She is a published and performing poet and holds an MFA in Poetics and Writing.