Darolyn “Lyn” Jones

Lyn Jones is the Education Outreach Director of the Indiana Writers Center, where she facilitates several urban outreach writing programs including Girls in Prison Speak, Sitting at the Feet of our Elders at Flanner House, Recording War Memories, and Special Needs Moms Writing. Lyn is passionate about literacy and has devoted her personal and professional life to teaching and writing with writers both in and out of the classroom.

Lyn has a Bachelor of Arts in English Secondary Education from Purdue University, a Master’s Degree in Language and Literacy from Indiana University, and a doctorate in Adult, Higher, and Community Education from Ball State University. She is the author of the book Painless Reading Comprehension, several academic articles on topics ranging from collaborative writing to transformative education, and has presented at more than 75 local, state, and national conferences or workshops.


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