Schools

Jesse regularly visits schools and is available for talks, student mentoring and workshops. To check availability for a free school visit in Northern NSW, visit Byron Writers Festival StoryBoard. For primary school bookings in Sydney contact The Children's Bookshop Speakers Agency  or Speakers Ink in QLD  or contact Jesse direct.


Jesse’s children’s novels are linked to Australian primary school curricula and are accompanied by Teachers’ hub @ HarperCollins teaching notes (Click to download notes). For teaching notes click on STAYPARUKU or DEXTER.

Student feedback from the First North Gifted Writers mentoring program with primary school students in Northern NSW.
“Working with Jesse has been a real eye-opener.” - Zephyr Mules-Sherrin.
“It has been inspiring working with Jesse.” - Elijah Buckle.
“Jesse has been a great help giving me ideas and inspiration.” - Amelia Bucher.
“I enjoyed learning more from such a talented writer.” - Rosie Hogan.

© Jesse Blackadder 2017