Anna Roseboro

Children, Poetry, Publishing, Young Adult

Anna J. Small Roseboro is a National Board Certified Teacher with the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE). She taught at the Bishop's School in La Jolla, California for 18 years, where she also chaired the English Department. Roseboro was an adjunct professor at Grand Valley State University and Calvin College (now University) in Grand Rapids, Michigan. She is currently a writer, speaker, and chair of multiple NCTE groups.

Roseboro holds a B.A. in Speech Communications from Wayne State University and an M.A. in Curriculum Design from the University of California, San Diego. She has read manuscripts for textbook publishers and represented Rotary International in a group-study exchange with educators in Africa. Roseboro has received Distinguished Service Awards from both the NCTE and the California Association of Teachers of English.

Festival Years: 2010