4T Virtual Conference on Digital Writing

Friday, September 15, 2017
Type: Resource
Get ready for this year’s 4T Virtual Conference on Digital Writing, an online “teachers teaching teachers about technology” event that focuses on the research, pedagogy, and tools of writing in digital spaces in the K-12 classroom, hosted by the University of Michigan Schools of Education and Information and Oakland Schools, and engaging many Writing Project sites and teachers.
Source: The National Writing Project

By | 2017-09-28T13:45:51+00:00 September 28th, 2017|Categories: General|Tags: |

NWP Radio—Literacy and Mobility

Wednesday, August 09, 2017
Type: Event
How can looking at the movement of people, language, and things enrich our understandings of students and schools? Join us for an intriguing conversation with host Tom Fox and guest Brice Nordquist, Assistant Professor of Writing and Rhetoric at Syracuse University and author of Literacy and Mobility: Complexity, Uncertainty, and Agency at the Nexus of High School and College.
Source: The National Writing Project

By | 2017-08-12T01:50:01+00:00 August 12th, 2017|Categories: General|Tags: |

The I Am From Project

Friday, July 28, 2017
Type: Resource
This conversation with George Ella Lyon and Julie Landsman, hosts of the I Am From Project, is about countering divisions of race, culture, and background through poetry, artwork, videos, music, and dance.
Source: The National Writing Project

By | 2017-08-01T18:45:08+00:00 August 1st, 2017|Categories: General|Tags: |

NWP Radio—I Am From Project

Wednesday, July 05, 2017
Type: Event
Join us for a conversation with George Ella Lyon and Julie Landsman, hosts of the I Am From Project, about countering divisions of race, culture, and equity through poetry, artwork, videos, music and dance around where we are from as a nation.
Source: The National Writing Project

By | 2017-07-09T01:46:45+00:00 July 9th, 2017|Categories: General|Tags: |

Teacher Leadership Here, There, and Everywhere&mdash;An <em>Educator Innovator</em> Webinar

Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Type: Event
Recognizing that teacher leadership has become a hot educational topic, and that many organizations are working to grow and foster it and to put it to work to improve teaching and learning, the National Writing Project is hosting this conversation at Educator Innovator with leaders from three teacher leadership development organizations in order to explore key questions about teacher leadership: What is it? How is it fostered? And what good does it do in the world?
Source: The National Writing Project

By | 2017-04-16T01:48:33+00:00 April 16th, 2017|Categories: General|Tags: |

NWP Radio&mdash;Networked Narratives, Open and Online

Wednesday, March 08, 2017
Type: Resource
Networked Narratives (#netnarr) is an open connected course of digital storytelling, world building, civic imagination, and a bit of digital alchemy hosted online and as a course at Kean University during the Spring 2017. The course is led and conceived by Kean University Writing Project Director Mia Zamora with DS106 founder Alan Levine, and explores the ways our learning and storytelling intertwine.
Source: The National Writing Project

By | 2017-03-13T01:51:14+00:00 March 13th, 2017|Categories: General|Tags: |

The Pond in Room 318: A Conversation with Kip Zegers

Friday, December 09, 2016
Type: Resource
NWP director of national programs, Tanya Baker, talks with NWP Writers Council member Kip Zegers about his new poetry collection The Pond in Room 318, as well as the role that poetry plays in his life and his teaching.
Source: The National Writing Project

By | 2016-12-11T00:55:45+00:00 December 11th, 2016|Categories: General|Tags: |

<em>Refugee Trilogy</em>: Inspired by Rick Shaefer and Writing Our Lives with Ubuntu

Friday, November 04, 2016
Type: Resource
This episode of NWP Radio highlights a special collaboration between artist Rick Shaefer, the Fairfield University Art Museum, teachers who attended CWP-Fairfield’s 2016 Invitational Leadership Institute, and Ubuntu Academy, a young adult literacy lab for immigrant and refugee youth.
Source: The National Writing Project

By | 2017-04-17T15:25:38+00:00 November 11th, 2016|Categories: General|Tags: |