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Peter Berkow

Peter Berkow: Producer

Peter Berkow is a nationally recognized television producer, writing teacher, distance learning specialist and writer.

His public television projects range from entertainment to education.

Berkow's live concert series Sierra Center Stage is extremely popular, yielding many spin-off CDs and DVDs including the Grammy® Nominated Marcia Ball: Live Down the Road"

Berkow won an LA area producer's Emmy® Award for the 20 program series "Astronomy: Observations and Theories" and numerous other awards for his telecourses "News Writing" and "English Composition: Writing for an Audience."

In 2001, Berkow was recognized as the nation's leading distance learning college professor with the ITC Award for Outstanding Distance Learning Faculty.

Author of two college textbooks and thousands of newspaper articles, Berkow is currently a full time distance learning specialist teaching beginning, intermediate and advanced writing students at Shasta College, in Redding California.