Leadership

Sarah Rosenthal

Sarah Rosenthal

Sarah Rosenthal worked for Collaborative Classroom from 2005–2017 as a curriculum developer and program manager. She is now back to assist with developing an online course for Caring School Community, Second Edition, and with Collaborative Classroom’s upcoming revision of its core programs. Prior to joining Collaborative Classroom, Sarah taught writing to children and adults. She designed and taught creative writing workshops to more than 3,500 K–12 students in 17 Bay Area schools, and designed and led an inquiry-based nonfiction writing program for grades 3–8 at St. Raymond’s school in Menlo Park, CA. She also taught writing courses at several Bay Area universities, led private writing workshops for adults, and conducted one-on-one manuscript consultations. Sarah is a poet and writer who has published three books and has seen her work published widely in journals and anthologies. She is also a Life & Professional Coach and a California Book Awards juror. She holds a BA Magna Cum Laude in Literature & Society from Brown University, an MFA in Creative Writing from San Francisco State University, and a coaching certification from New Ventures West.