The Colorful Story of How Bill Zimmerman Used Comic Books to Teach Students All Over the World

 A new book has been published titled ”’Late Boomers: Inspiring stories about people who’ve done life-changing things later in life” and which includes a chapter about Zimmerman, creator of MakeBeliefsComix.com, and his efforts in growing this web site.  Tbe book, by Jeri Bernstein, can be purchased at  VIEW “LATE BLOOMERS” BOOK ON AMAZON Here’s an excerpt from Super […]

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Brain & Life magazine article about how MakeBeliefsComix.com is used to help children with special needs.

WELLNESS AUGUST/SEPTEMBER 2019 SARAH WATTS For Kids with Special Needs, Creating Comics Helps Communication Sharon Eilts, a special education teacher in Sunnyvale, CA, has given her low-functioning students, some of whom have autism or intellectual disabilities, a creative outlet that helps them communicate and deal with social problems: They make comic books. Comic strip created at […]

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Advice on Using Comics to Promote Literacy & Creativity

Alexandra Wang, who writes the madamactivist blog supporting the needs of people with disabilities, has just published an article about the work of MakeBeliefsComix and its efforts to help people. CLICK HERE TO READ ENTIRE ARTICLE. Bill Zimmerman enjoyed a career as a prize-winning newspaper writer and editor at Newsday.  Drawing on his experiences as a newspaperman, […]

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