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.
Wednesday, December 13, 2017 Type: Resource Hear from NWP's Executive Director Elyse Eidman-Aadahl about the state of the NWP network, and learn about The Olga Lengyel Institute (TOLI), a Manhattan-based organization which offers 12-day summer seminars for faculty from middle schools, high schools, colleges, and universities interested in furthering their knowledge about the Holocaust and […]
Wednesday, December 06, 2017 Type: Resource This article offers a historic recap of understandings of the concept of grammar: what it is and when, why, and how it matters. The author, alluding to the relationship between grammar and power, suggests that we should consider how to support students in communicating strategically.