Donna I. Bennett
Pen Name: None
Born: 1926 in Ypsilanti, Michigan
Bennett lives in DeKalb, Illinois.
Biographical and Professional Information
Bennett is a retired teacher. She wrote Jessica's Bear, a book for young children after a lifetime of teaching. The story reflects her understanding of the beautiful differences in children. She attended Flint Junior College, received a B.A. from the University of Michigan and a Masters degree from Northern Illinois University. She is also the author of Elementary Field Experience, a handbook for student and beginning teachers. Originally from Michigan, she has lived for many years in the DeKalb, Illinois, area.
- Jessica's Bear, Mayhaven, 1999
- Walk Through the Valley of Death, Infinity, 2003
- Elementary Field Experiences: A Handbook With Resources , Delmar, 1994
Titles for Purchase and at Your Library
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)
Will speak to school groups at all levels. Also speaks about:
- Art of writing - how to get published.
- Grief Support - groups on death and caregiving.
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