Reading & Writing Workshop

PUSD 2016-17 Pilot Application Process

You Are Invited to Apply

We are now accepting applications for PUSD's Reading & Writing Workshop Pilot for the 2016-17 school year.


To participate, you must be a K-8 teacher who is:


  • seeking to grow as a reader and writer and teacher of reading and writing.

  • committed to turning your classroom into a richly literate reading and writing workshop,
  • collaborative in sharing ideas and learning from others.
  • able to attend a four-day writing institute (year 1) or reading institute (year 2) and planning day during the spring or summer of 2016,
  • willing and eager to receive ongoing coach support during your reading or writing workshop throughout the 2016-17 school year,
  • willing and eager to participate in unit planning and professional development sessions throughout the 2016-17 school year, and
  • committed to implementing the units of study, on which you will be trained, within your reading and/or writing workshop during the 2016-17 school year.
Click Here to Complete the Application

2016-17 PUSD Workshop Pilot Applications are due Friday, January 15, 2016.

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