The University of Mississippi Writing Project

2024 Spring Workshop Series for Teachers

All Sessions are from 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
One-day workshops $125 each*
All workshops include lunch
CEUs available for a $20 fee
*Schools may send four teachers for the price of three.

Focus on Writing Through a Narrative Lens

February 7, 2024 — Elementary (K-5) and Secondary (6-10)

  • Incorporate narrative elements into all types of writing
  • Increase student agency and motivation through narrative writing
  • Use storytelling to promote inquiry and develop critical writing skills

Close Reading for High-Stakes Success

February 28, 2024 — Secondary (5-10)

  • Improve students’ close reading of literature and informational texts
  • Learn new approaches to encourage deeper analysis of text
  • Connect close reading with strategies for MAAP on-demand writing

Enrollment is on a first-come, first-served basis. All cancellations must be made via email to at least 48 hours prior to the workshop date.

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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.