Tag Archive | Catalyst Encounters 2012

Catalyst Encounters: Des Dillon @ Coatbridge High

Report by Rachel K, Coatbridge High When my English teacher walked in to the class and told me that Des Dillon, the writer of Singin’ I’m No A Billy He’s A Tim, was going to talk to us I felt various emotions:  I was relieved that I wasn’t going to be sitting in a classroom […]

Catalyst Encounters: Keith Gray @ Chryston High School

Today Chryston High School hosted a visit from author Keith Gray. Pupils from Ms Liddell’s S2 English class and some former members of the Catalyst Book Group all came along to the brand new library to listen to Keith as he talked about what inspires him to write and why he decided to be an […]

Catalyst Encounters: Theresa Breslin @ Cardinal Newman

Theresa Breslin visited Taylor High School and Cardinal Newman High School as part of the Catalyst Encounters Tour 2012. Pupils from Bellshill Academy joined the audience at Cardinal Newman.

Catalyst Encounters 2012

We’ve got a fantastic set of author tours on the horizon, with pupils across North Lanarkshire having a chance to meet some wonderful Scottish authors: Des Dillon, Linda Strachan, Theresa Breslin and Keith Gray. 2nd October Caldervale High School, Airdrie Coatbridge High School 12th October Calderhead High School, Shotts Coltness High School, Cambusnethan 25th October […]