The University of Mississippi Writing Project

UMWP 2020 Fall Workshop Series for Teachers

Digital Classroom Series for Fall

All sessions:  4:15-5:45 pm
90-minute Zoom sessions: 60 minutes presentation / 30 minutes for question and answer

Let the University of Mississippi Writing Project support you as we share practices in remote and hybrid instruction for the ELA classroom. These 90-minute sessions will explore elements of the digital classroom while keeping building community and writing at the forefront of instruction. Each session is independent of the others.

Pricing $35 for each session or $125 for all four
(please use code DCS2020 if registering online for all four workshops)

August 25, 2020  Creating Community with Padlet
September 15, 2020 Capturing Student Voice Using Flipgrid
October 6, 2020 Using Google Tools in the Writing Classroom
October 20, 2020 Responding to Student Writing in a Digital World

Register OnlineRegistration Form [.pdf]


Teaching Tolerance Workshop Series: A Partnership with the UM Writing Project

All sessions: 4:15-5:45 pm

Exciting news for the fall! The University of Mississippi Writing Project and Teaching Tolerance have partnered to offer a series of virtual professional development sessions. Each session is 90 continuous minutes via Zoom. Each session is independent of the others, so you can participate in any or all of the sessions.

Pricing $35 for each session or $125 for all four
(please use code TTW2020 if registering online for all four workshops)

September Focus: Social Justice Teaching 101
September 10, 2020 Unpacking the Teaching Tolerance Social Justice Standard
September 24, 2020 Speak Up at School

October Focus: Facilitating Critical Conversations
October 15, 2020 Let’s Talk
October 29, 2020 Addressing Inequities at School

For session details, click here.

Register OnlineRegistration Form [.pdf]

Transitioning to College Writing Symposium

An annual symposium for teachers and students of composition, from middle school through university levels.

National Writing Project

The University of Mississippi Writing Project is one of 160 sites of the National Writing Project.