In 1983, Joelle began teaching adult ed classes in southern California. After moving to Washington state, she began teaching adult ed classes at Evergreen State College, Pierce College, Tacoma Community College, Centralia College, and South Puget Sound Community College. As of 2017, she is no longer teaching, but she has continued to speak on request, and she always leaves plenty of time to answer individual questions. Here are the main topics she covers:

Writing Process (fiction, non-fiction, poetry, articles, etc.)
Writing - Business (querying, marketing, blogging, copyright, contracts etc.)
Writing - Fiction (plot, characters, dialogue, etc.)
Publishing Books (books, ebooks, audio books, self-publishing)
Publishing Periodicals (print publications, e-zines, newsletters, selling ads, etc.)
Genealogy (research, interviewing, writing stories, Internet searching, etc.)

Joelle's fees are flexible and reasonable. For a no-obligation quote, please feel free to contact her directly at joellesteele@joellesteele.com.