writers

           In the summer of 2013, the Connecticut Writing Project at Fairfield University hired Bridgeport teacher-of-the-year, Shaun Mitchell, to be a digital liaison...
Bryan Ripley Crandall - 2013-12-16 16:28
The Connecticut Writing Project at Fairfield University just completed its first week of the Invitational Summer Institute where we began to make summer, to connect our ...
Bryan Ripley Crandall - 2013-07-13 06:27
I post this to the NWP community to share news of a Silver Key award given from Scholastic on a series of photographs called "The Writer's Notebook" (click the link to view) (or copy &...
Bryan Ripley Crandall - 2013-03-26 19:04
This is my first venture into the digital NWP. I am interested in becoming more involved. I retired from teaching English, I still teach GED prep at the Brevard County Jail, and I would like to be...
Christopher Adams - 2013-02-16 06:32
Teaching writing does not have to be this way: Assign a random or irrelevant writing prompt with teacher as sole audience or an unknown audience. Expect impeccable writing skills from...
Ary Aranguiz - 2012-12-11 09:52
Original photograph by Buffy Hamilton As part of our makerspace initiative this year (please see this blog post and this slidedeck here) and inspired by the work of the...
Buffy Hamilton - 2012-08-13 16:11
Keywords: text, identity, writers, readers
This page is part of Literacy in Our Lives
As students thought about reading as interpreting text, writing as making meaning, and text as anything to which they might ascribe meaning, and as they talked about these concepts during their...
Rebecca Rupert - 2011-10-15 09:59
Learning a new genre—whatever the form—can remind us of what it means to learn to write. In February 2009, I created a Twitter account. As Director of the Ozarks Writing Project at Missouri State...
Keri Franklin - 2011-03-14 21:46