Where Do You Want to Go This Summer?

Professional Development can go hand-in-hand with a summer getaway! Think about seeing a new place and learning something too. Here’s what other readers mentioned as great summertime p.d. opportunities to help you enhance your teaching of writing. Just click on the hyperlink to go straight to the website.

ARIZONA

NWP Professional Writing Retreat in mid-July.

INDIANA

All-Write’s Institute happens in late June in Shipshewana.

NATIONWIDE

Responsive Classroom Week-Long Institutes (Not exactly focused on Writing Instruction, but anything that can help one with classroom management, can help a person with leading a tighter Writing Workshop with one’s kids, right?)

National Writing Project (Check to find out what your state offers.)

NEW HAMPSHIRE

University of New Hampshire Writing Program in Durham (Check the site for dates.)

NEW MEXICO

Ellin Olliver Keene and Bruce Morgan will be presenting in late June/early July.

NEW YORK

Teachers College Reading and Writing Project Summer Institutes (Week-long Institutes throughout the summer.)

NORTH CAROLINA

Developing Curriculum for Writing Workshops with Katie Wood Ray in Asheville in late June.

PENNSYLVANIA

Making Writing Workshop Work at Millersville University in early August.

VERMONT

Breadloaf at Middlebury College (Check the site for courses and dates.)

Know about something that is not on this list? Please leave a comment so people can learn more about it!