Bob Barton


Bob Barton is known internationally as a storyteller and educator. An original founder of the Storytelling School of Toronto, Bob is particularly interested in the relationship between storytelling and literacy development. He is the author of many books for children such as, The Bear Says North and The Small Miracle and helpful texts for teachers and parents such as Poetry Goes To School. His awards include the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Royal Conservatory of Music and the National Symposium on Arts Education Award. In 2008, Bob presented at our children’s tent.

Years Participated: 2008

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