INLA Archives

Beginning in 2013, Integrated Language Arts students helped to staff writing centers in four area high schools: Kent Roosevelt, Aurora, Tallmadge, and Stow. At these writing centers, our INLA students tutored high school writers who needed help with their writing.

Writing Center    Writing Center

Akron Panel June 2013

Pre-service English teachers in the integrated language arts program at KSU volunteered at an anti-bullying event held at the Akron Public Library in June of 2013. The pre-service teachers helped set up, check in participants, register participants, provide CEU documentation, distribute surveys, distribute evaluations, and clean up.

Field trip to film festival


Students and Faculty take a Field Trip to the Cleveland International Film Festival on April 9, 2013.

Dr. Kist, Dr. Pytash, Mrs. Batchelor, and students present at the 2013 Ohio Council for Teachers of English Language Arts Conference.

Faculty and students 2013

Faculty and student presenters 2011

Dr. Kist, Dr. Pytash, and students present at the 2011 National Council of Teachers of English Convention in Chicago.

NCTE 2011

Dr. Kist and Dr. Pytash present at NCTE 2011.

Student presenters 2010

Four INLA students accompanied Dr. Kist to the National Council of Teachers of English Conference held in Orlando, November 19-21, 2010. Dr. Kist and the students presented their Facebook project.

Shown in the photo from left to right: Dr. Kist, Nicole G., Mike S., Lauren W., Katie C., and Marissa C..

Marissa Covelli

In addition, Marissa got a chance to meet Erin Gruwell of Freedom Writers fame.

INLA 2009
Members of the Integrated Language Arts Class of 2009


INLA 2008
Integrated Language Arts Class of 2008 on a field trip to Akron Art Museum