Join us for a free webinar series!

The Chippewa River Writing Project is holding a monthly PD!

Critical and Creative Strategies for Remote Teaching (September 2020 - April 2021)

As we embark on a year of historic changes in education, we find that we continue to hunger for professional development (PD), techniques, and ideas. We want a PD that will help us navigate these unclear waters and help us continue to do best practices despite the difficult circumstances we facing. The Chippewa River Writing Project (CRWP) has a PD series for you! We invite you to join us for a new monthly webinar series running from September 2020 until April 2021 that will help you sail through this years choppy seas. This free webinar series will be held the third Tuesday from 7 pm to 8 pm (EST) on Webex. Register today for any of the sessions listed below! Register here: https://bit.ly/3lex85Z



If you have questions, please don't hesitate to contact us:

Troy Hicks (CRWP Director) - hickstro@gmail.com

Jeremy Hyler (Webinar Co-Facilitator ) - almaballer40@gmail.com

Becky Schwartz (Webinar Co-Facilitator ) - raschwartz702@gmail.com


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Webinar Schedule


  • September 15, 2020 - All About Hyperdocs
  • October 20, 2020 - Using Break Out Rooms Effectively in a Writing Classroom
  • November 17, 2020 - Synchronous Engagement Strategies in Online Learning
  • December 15, 2020 - Digital Writers Notebooks
  • January 19, 2021 - The New York Times Learning Network
  • Febuary 16, 2021- Diverse Reading in the Classroom
  • March 16, 2021 - Cross Curricular Writing in Science
  • April 20, 2021 - Poetry in a Remote and Physical Classroom


All sessions will occur from 7 pm to 8 pm on Webex.



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The Chippewa River Writing Project (CRWP)

The Chippewa River Writing Project (CRWP), is a site of the National Writing Project (NWP) at Central Michigan University. We are teachers teaching teachers. Which means we are teachers who are wanting to learn and grow right along with you. Since our founding in 2009 we have helped increase the reading and writing skills in many classrooms, grow confident and passionate teachers, and help teachers provide technology rich instruction to their students. We can't wait to start learning with you!

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