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Denver Writing Project

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UPCOMING EVENTS 

Writing Marathon at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science 

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jasonriedy_photocredit.jpgWhen: 2/25/2017 from 9am-3pm

Where: Denver Museum of Nature and Science

2001 Colorado Blvd, Denver, CO 80205

Cost: $20.00 

Earn a certificate for six hours of professional development.

Register Securely Online: http://bit.ly/2017DMNSD​​
 

More Information: The Denver Museum of Nature and Science will host the Denver Writing Project's winter writing marathon. 

Museum admission is included in the event cost. Space is limited. Youth writers between the ages of 10 and 17 may register if they attend with an adult.


The Advanced Institute for Teacher/Writers 2017

​Join the Denver Writing Project for a week-long writing and pedagogy institute where you will have the opportunity to work on self-sponsored writing projects, engage with guest speakers, and work in writing groups. The institute runs from June 12-16th, 2017 on the Auraria Campus in downtown Denver. 

More info​ is available on our AI program page. In 2017, the AI is open to all teachers from any grade level and subject area. Administrators are also welcome to participate.


The Technology Institute for Teachers 2017
Join the Denver Writing Project for a week-long writing and pedagogy institute where you will have the opportunity to work on a self-sponsored technology pedagogy project with the support of other tech savvy colleagues.
 
When: The institute runs from June 19-23rd, 2017 from 9am-4pm. 
Where: The primary meeting location will be Tivoli Student Union on the Auraria Campus in Denver, Colorado.
Cost: The cost is $100.00. Spaces will fill fast.

More information about TechMatters is available on our Technology Institute program page.​​ This program is open to all teachers from any grade level and subject area. Administrators are also welcome to participate.​


Exploring the Writing Workshop


A Seminar for K-2 Teachers

 


This seminar is designed to explore best practices in the writing workshop for kindergarten, 1st and 2nd grade teachers.  


Topics include:

  • establishing and creating a writing workshop
  • mentor texts            
  • shared writing
  • interactive writing         
  • word study
  • assessment                 
  • conferring and feedback
No Exploring the Writing Workshop session offered in fall 2016. Sign up for our email news updates to learn about other professional development opportunitites.
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