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2011-2012 Putnam/Northern Westchester

Boces Arts in Education School Evaluations

The following responses were identical for each of these elementary schools


Somers Intermediate, Somers, NY

Lewisboro Elementary, Katonah, NY

Furnace Woods, Cortlandt Manor, NY

Byram Hills/Wampus Elementary, Armonk, NY

Briarcliff/Todd Elementary

Katonah/Increase Miller Elementary


1= Poor; 2= Fair; 3= Good; 4= Very Good; 5= Excellent

Student Response:                               5

Artistic Qualilty:                                    5

Educational Quality:                             5

Artistic Interaction with Students:     5

Technical Quality of Program:            5

Suggestions to Artist for Improvement: None

Would you Recommend this Program: Yes yes yes.


From the 2011-2012 evaluations

--"Peter brilliantly weaves together his adventures and many trips in a way that students can relate.  He inspires students to do reearch, use rich details and write about their own experiences."




--"He has it all.  He is personable, prepared, professional, and has great timing."


--"The students loved Peter's energy and passion for his work."


--"Peter engages the students very well.  He keeps them interested with his enthusiasm and has such a wealth of experiences to draw from.  Clearly, Peter loves his job as a writer and conveys this to his audience."

--"Peter gives a great account of his journey to becoming an author."

--"Peter is engaging, informative, curriculum-oriented and low maintenance.  What a wonderful presenter, heartily endorsed."



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"Photos From A Presentation."

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