25 years as an advertising writer and strategist 6 years as a creative writing teacher, editor and writing coach, leading workshops in schools, libraries and for educational non-profit organizations. Workshops for teachers for the English Language Schools Association, Primary school teacher training at EABJM, Writer in Residence at the Lycée International in Saint-Germain-en-Laye, France and the Canadian International School in Bangalore, India. The Association of American International Sections website recommends WOTL and Cathy's workshops.
Ecclectic, humorous, improvisational
Numerous writing awards in advertising, screenwriting and fiction WOTL has been #1 Top Rated on Amazon for 18 months
Reed College, Barnard College/Columbia University
Cathy Altman Nocquet made a career of creative thinking while working in international advertising as a writer and strategist. Her workshops feature offbeat exercises designed to develop creative thinking at all ages. She has taught creative writing students from dozens of schools, led workshops at libraries and for the English Language Schools Association as well as other non-profit educational groups. Ms Altman Nocquet is a SCBWI writing contest judge, and a graduate of Columbia University. Her work has been shortlisted and nominated for Editorial Prizes in national and international writing competitions.