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Neil Brewer
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  • Corydon, IN
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Very Ready, Willing and Able (At least able the week of March 26th!)

March 26th is the week of Indiana University Southeast's spring break.That's one full week when I am available to come to your school system and quite literally captivate your students and fellow…Continue

Started Oct 18, 2011

 

Neil Brewer ...Educator/Author/Musician

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Lisa Tegethoff and Neil Brewer are now friends
May 16, 2016
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"Here's my book - complete!…"
Dec 14, 2014
Neil Brewer posted a status
"http://j.mp/WivZx7 Check my Linked-in Site! I have plenty of open dates for 2014-15 performances. Best author/musician visit guaranteed."
Sep 4, 2014
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"Have a great school year - and don't forget - I simply guarantee the BEST author/musician visit your kids of ALL ages have EVER experienced!"
Aug 1, 2014
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Jul 19, 2014
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"School's coming ... still need a super author/musician visit? Check out the reviews at www.neilbrewer.com and have a great year. - Neil"
Jul 11, 2014
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"Here's a new cartoon from England for one of my songs: http://j.mp/SFZvMz Check out my performances for schools!…"
May 8, 2014
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"For schools in session this summer - check out my poetry and music performances for all grade levels! www.neilbrewer.com"
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"http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WFliePLH-Z0 … … These horses and the people who save them need you to share this!"
Feb 23, 2014
Neil Brewer left a comment for Catherine Bae
"Wow -   looks great, Catherine! I'd Love to perform at your school. Have a great rest of the year.   Neil   Indiana University Southeast   www.neilbrewer.com"
Jan 15, 2014
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Jan 11, 2014
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"Indiana University is cutting back on summer school this year, leaving me open to perform for any of you in school from May to August!"
Nov 25, 2013
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"http://ning.it/1fYNiuO A fun Christmas animation..."
Oct 24, 2013

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Hometown:
New Albany, Indiana
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After learning with and from 6th graders for 20 years, I've taught for the past ten years (and learned even more from upcoming teachers and graduates) at Indiana University Southeast. I was honored to receive the Christa McAuliffe Fellowship for an adventure I wrote for students all across Indiana and beyond, and I now share the poetry of my book, The 8 O'Clock Bell, (along with its accompanying music) in schools and for conferences throughout the nation. It's all about everything that has happened to all of us in school - from its humor to its most poignant moments - and I can simply guarantee a visit will result in the best author/musician experience your students and colleagues have ever experienced ...or send me home checkless.
100% of the proceeds from my music go to The Harvard University Stem Cell Institute to put an end to Muscular Dystrophy, and you can read about Harvard's support of this poetic and musical endeavor in its newsletter below.
On another note, one of the songs from my album, "Neil Brewer and Friends are Back in School", went to #1 on Sirius XM Radio, and has now been made into a 3-D cartoon by the tremendously talented animators at Nightmill Studios in Denver. Enjoy it here! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZbV2OCr5itI&feature=share

Please see the reviews from educators and many more, and you can download music and The 8 O'Clock Bell for Kindle, iPad, Nook and Sony eReaders.
Thank you, and I look forward to performing for your kids and colleagues!
Neil
502-931-3872
nhbrewer@ius.edu
Library, School, or Professional Website:
http://www.neilbrewer.com

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At 5:23am on January 29, 2013, Rachel kidder said…

Hi Neil, 

Where do you work, what grades?

At 11:19pm on January 5, 2013, Marty Arrington said…

Neil, thank you!  Do your travels bring you to the Atlanta area?  My students would gain so much by meeting you.  Thank you for your work in behalf of Muscular Dystrophy.

At 8:38am on December 18, 2012, Neil Brewer said…

I taught 6th grade for 20 years - now I teach upcoming teachers at Indiana University Southeast. I also perform my poetry and music throughout the nation - from which all proceeds go to Harvard University Research to put an end to Muscular Dystrophy.  Check me out at www.neilbrewer.com

At 8:22am on December 18, 2012, Lisa Dignam said…

OK, Looked up and saw your photos, you must teach fine arts...your photos are magnificent! What great ideas you have!

At 8:18am on December 18, 2012, Lisa Dignam said…

Hi;

I'm new to this organization, new to the library field, new to working full-time...new to everything! Looks like my high school is going to try to jump into iPads next year...that is why I joined this ning - you are my first friend. Nice to meet you, what do you do?

At 9:01pm on December 10, 2012, Anna Romain said…

Thanks for asking me to be your friend. Your photos are inspiring. I love the older photos. History is my thing and I find the photos so cool. Thanks.

At 7:07am on November 23, 2012, Katia Janecek said…

Where are you at and how are you invovled in librarianship?  Thanks.

At 7:37pm on October 10, 2012, Leonie McIlvenny said…

I love your work Neil. You are making a difference in ways you are probably not even aware of.  :-)

At 7:26pm on September 9, 2012, Trina Jones said…

hey Neil,

I hope I can get some good ideas from you for my book club this year.  If I have any, I'll let you know.

At 12:47pm on June 24, 2012, Bitsy Griffin said…

Hi Neil!

Nice to meet you!

Bitsy

 
 
 

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