Writing PD Workshops

Sponsored by the Upper Cumberland Writing Project

The Upper Cumberland Writing Project

The Upper Cumberland Writing Project (UCWP) is a professional development program for teachers, K-college and across disciplines, striving to improve writing instruction in their classrooms. UCWP is one of three National Writing Project (NWP) sites in Tennessee. The Upper Cumberland Writing Project seeks to serve all teachers in the region.

Join us this Fall 2015!

The UCWP will be hosting 3 Saturday PD workshops this fall. Each interactive workshop will focus on a valuable teaching strategy and offer hands-on practice as well as time to consider how best to adapt and implement the strategy in the classroom. Fall workshops are affordable (only $10 per workshop) with convenient online registration (links below).

Details

  • Each fall workshop takes place on a Saturday morning from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM.
  • Seating is limited, so please register early with one of the online registration links below.
  • Payment of $10 is expected at the door. Cash or check (to UCWP) will be accepted.
  • All workshops will take place at Tennessee Tech University in Henderson Hall. Signs will direct you to the workshop classroom.
  • Each participant will receive a certificate of attendance, which may be submitted to school districts for professional development purposes.

The Argument Box: Workshop for High School Teachers of All Subjects

Presenter: Tony Baker, TTU

When: Saturday, September 19 from 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Where: Tennessee Tech University, Henderson Hall


Click here to register:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1retQ86HV_E6DRaZXLNOubs8U3zq6ZeADQ0gZQiOXm5c/viewform?usp=send_form

Zines Across Subjects: Workshop for Middle School Teachers

Presenter: Kristy Reagan, Upperman Middle

When: Saturday, October 24 from 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Where: Tennessee Tech University, Henderson Hall


Click here to register:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/119mVQadntznCvwocTryducRo2fUxj047YOF3Dprp8Vw/viewform?usp=send_form

High-Interest Research Reports: Workshop for Elementary School Teachers

Presenter: Jane Baker, TTU

When: Saturday, Nov. 7 from 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Where: Tennessee Tech University, Henderson Hall


Click here to register:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1wVA9JKMeCbVKnhHpUNMnMg9u5-7gChRH4vaA-4jipGo/viewform?usp=send_form

Questions?

Contact UCWP director, Tony Baker, at abaker@tntech.edu.