Rhode Island
Profile Type: Artist
Artist
Storyteller Jeanne Donato

Jeanne Donato has over 25 years of experience collaborating with teachers tailoring programs in narrative and expository writing, and connecting with cumulative classroom writing projects. She teaches students through a literacy-rich, standards-based curriculum: "Students Are Writers" (Pre-K - Gr.7). Literature enriches student schema, graphic organizers guide analysis and application of writing traits, and, integrative exercises reduce stress on writing and foster creativity. Dr. Donato holds a B.A. Elementary Ed., M.Ed. Reading-Story Arts, and Doctorate focused on Reducing Stress and Improving Academic Performance. She is the co-author of “Storytelling in Emergent Literacy: Integrating Multiple Intelligences”.

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I Have Worked With

  • State: CT
    Date: 5/2006
    Activity: Residency - school
    Email: csc@conncoll.edu
    Phone:

  • State: CT
    Date: 3/2006
    Activity: Professional development/training
    Email: r.nowlan@snet.net
    Phone:

  • State: CT
    Date: 9/2006
    Activity: Arts instruction/lessons
    Email: nhirst@qvcc.commnet.edu
    Phone:

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Contact Information

First Name: 
Storyteller Jeanne
Fax: 
401-596-6935
Mailing Address: 
82 POTTER HILL ROAD
WESTERLY, RI 02891
Physical Address: 
82 Potter Hill Rd.
Westerly, RI 02891
Last Name: 
Donato
Phone: 
410-596-0886

About

Profile Type: 
Artist
Primary Discipline: 
Theater - General
Additional Disciplines: 
Humanities - General
Theater - Storytelling
Populations Served: 
Adults
Families
School Groups
Youth-At-Risk
Institution/Business Type: 
Artist (Individual)

Affiliations and Accomplishments

Awards: 
Ambassador Award; National Register’s Who’s Who in Executives & Professionals; Local Hometown Hero American Profile Magazine; National Leadership Award; Businesswoman of the Year; National Leadership Award; International Balloon Arts Convention
I am on the following State Arts Agency Roster(s): 
Rhode Island Education Roster

I am a Touring Artist

State of Residence: 
Rhode Island

I am a Teaching Artist

Subject Areas: 
Arts Integration - English Language / Literacy
Arts Integration - History and Social Science
Arts Integration - Mathematics
Ages Served: 
Pre-Kindergarten-age
Elementary School-age
Middle School-age
College-Age
Adults