EDU/ENG 610 Lands Writing Project Invitational Institute (6 credits) Generally offered: Summer
This four-week writing workshop (plus spring orientation and fall reflection) brings together teachers, grades K – 16, as they prepare to assume leadership roles that promote good writing in their own schools. Participants will:
- Write, revise and publish their own writing
- Study current theory and research, especially research of teachers of writing
- Share classroom expertise, especially their most successful writing practices.
May be repeated once for a total of twelve credits. Prerequisite: Admission into the Invitational Institute: at least one year of successful teaching experience; a commitment to writing as a way to learn and to communicate learning; recommendation from building administrator, department head or Prairie Lands Teacher Consultant; potential for leadership; successful meeting with Prairie Lands interview team.