Summer 2014 Courses

At WCU's Graduate Business Center
July 7 - 11

Writing and Children's Literature, Creating Successful Writers with Mentor Texts, K - 8

July 14 - 18
July 21 - 25

Popular Mechanics, 4 - 12 

July 22, 23, 24 Three Days/Three Modes/Six Traits: An Academy for Implementing the Common Core Writing Standards
July 28 - August 1

Writing with 2.0 Technologies, 5 - 12

At the Bucks County IU
July 7 - 11

Reading Essentials, 2 - 8

August 4 - 8

Nonfiction Texts: Reading to Analyze and Writing to Explore in the Age of the Common Core, 2 - 8

At Other Locations
June 23 - 27

Literacy in Bloom: Botanical Inspirations for Reading, Writing, and Learning, K - 12
at Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square

July 14 - 15

Nature as Inspiration for Reading and Writing: Partnering with Children, K - 2

at Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square (1 credit)  Limit: 5 participants

July 21 - 25
with introductory meeting date
July 9, 9 a.m. - noon

Visualizing Words and Worlds: Writing, Literature, and Art, K - 12
at the James A. Michener Art Museum, Doylestown

July 29 - 30 History and Art in Valley Forge National Park, 2 - 6
at Valley Forge National Historical Park (1 credit)
August 4 - 8
with introductory meeting date
July 15, 1 - 4 pm

Visualizing Words and Worlds: Writing, Literature, and Art, K - 12

at the Brandywine River Museum, Chadds Ford

Invitational Writing Institute for Experienced Teachers

Application process required
6 graduate credits

at Upper Moreland High School, Willow Grove

Dates and Times

May 3 + 17, 8 a.m. - 1 p.m.

June 30 - July 3, July 7 - 10, and July 14 - 17,

8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
August 23, 8 a.m. - noon
October 11 + 25, Nov. 8, 8 a.m. - noon

Closing celebration: Nov. 13, 5 - 8:30 p.m.

  

Institute participants become Fellows of PAWLP and the National Writing Project and are eligible to teach in our summer Youth program, present in-service workshops, and coordinate courses.

Click here for an Institute application.


Call 610-436-2202 or contact Ann Mascherino for information.

Stipends are available to help defer costs
Final application deadline: April 4, 2014

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