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           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 and supporter of 21st century literacies. Mitchell provided Connected Learning between the teacher Invitational Summer Institute and Young Writers’ Institutes held on Fairfield’s campus. Mitchell, who teaches English and Drama at...
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 learning, and to question what digital writing actually is. There were a few changes made with this summer's programs, however, for very specific reasons. The Young Writers' Institutes hosted at our campus have grown robust and...
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 & paste: http://www.flickr.com/photos/wmkolb/8411508773/in/set-72157632600145839/). Accompanying William Kolb's photographs was an artist statement explaining the importance of handing a blank notebook to a child...