The Western Pa Writing Project is a non-profit, teacher-centered professional development program, serving area schools and students for nearly thirty years. We are hosted by the University of Pittsburgh's School of Education and a long-standing affiliate of the National Writing Project.
Monday, August 14, 2017 Type: Event The Marginal Syllabus was created during the 2016-17 school year to convene and sustain conversations with educators about issues of equity in teaching, learning, and education. The Marginal Syllabus embraces an intentional double entendre; we partner with authors whose writing may be considered marginal—or contrary to—dominant education norms, and […]
Wednesday, August 09, 2017 Type: Event How can looking at the movement of people, language, and things enrich our understandings of students and schools? Join us for an intriguing conversation with host Tom Fox and guest Brice Nordquist, Assistant Professor of Writing and Rhetoric at Syracuse University and author of Literacy and Mobility: Complexity, Uncertainty, […]