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SAWP 2017 Invitational Summer Institute

SAWP 2017 Invitational Summer Institute

Designed for classroom teachers across all academic disciplines from kindergarten through university level, the SAWP Summer Institute is an opportunity for professional growth and development, demonstration of promising practices, study of theory, and personal growth through writing. This year’s Summer Institute runs from June 12, 2017 through July 7, 2017 and meets each day Monday

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Staying Connected to SAWP

Staying Connected to SAWP

Even though your Summer Institute experience is over, your journey with the San Antonio Writing Project continues. As a Teacher Consultant of SAWP, you will always be a member of SAWP and the National Writing Project. You are a part of the SAWP family and a teacher leader who advocates for writing and effective writing

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SAWP College-Ready Writer’s Program Advanced Institute

SAWP College-Ready Writer's Program Advanced Institute

This summer the San Antonio Writing Project begins a new initiative designed to bring the National Writing Project’s College-Ready Writer Program to San Antonio. As the NWP CRWP website states, “The central goal of the College-Ready Writer’s Program is to help students become skilled at writing arguments from nonfiction sources.” The entire program is about

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SAWP Professional Development Empowers Teachers

SAWP Professional Development Empowers Teachers

“As teachers we can empower our students. We can help them like to write. We can help them trust themselves, work with others, find voices, and be more forceful and articulate in using writing in their lives. We can help make their school experience liberating rather than deadening or oppressive. Indeed, we can help students

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