Summer 2015 Courses

At WCU
July 6 - 10

Writing and Children's Literature, Creating Successful Writers with Mentor Texts, K - 8

July 13 - 17
July 20 - 24 Strategies for Teaching Writing, 4 - 12
July 28, 29, 30 Three Days/Three Modes/Six Traits: An Academy for Implementing the Common Core Writing Standards
July 27 - 31

Grammar Matters, 4 - 12 

At the Bucks County IU
August 3 - 7

Nonfiction Texts: Reading to Analyze and Writing to Explore in the Age of the Common Core, 2 - 8

At Other Locations
July 13 - 17

Literacy in Bloom: Botanical Inspirations for Reading, Writing, and Learning, K - 12
at Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square

July 20 - 21 Nature as Inspiration for Reading and Writing: Partnering with Children at Longwood Gardens, K - 2
(one-credit)
July 28 - 29 History and Art in Valley Forge National Park, 2 - 6  (one-credit)

Invitational Writing Institute for Experienced Teachers

Application process required
6 graduate credits

Dates and Times

May 9 + 23, 8 a.m. - 1 p.m.

June 29 - July 2, July 6 - 9, and July 13 - 16, 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
October 10, 17 and November 7, 8 a.m. - noon

Closing celebration: Nov. 7, noon - 1:30 p.m.

  

Institute participants become Fellows of PAWLP and the National Writing Project and are eligible to teach in our summer Youth program, present in-service workshops, and present in courses.

Click here for an Institute application.


Call 610-436-2202 or contact Ann Mascherino for information.

A limited number of stipends are available to help defer costs for applications received by December 5, 2014
Final application deadline: April 3, 2015

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