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Celebrate the Common Core!

Join us for three Saturdays of Writing Project professional development this school year focused on the key shifts in the Common Core English Language Arts standards. Led by NCWP Teacher-Consultants who will share their effective classroom practices, the sessions will … Continue reading

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NCWP Teacher-Consultant Carla Truttman in Citelighter Video

Yreka High School social studies/English teacher Carla Truttman, one of the Teacher-Consultants for the NCWP, is featured in a new video about the Citelighter online annotation service. Congratulations to Carla for her innovative teaching practices!  

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Making Learning Connected

Open to all North State educators, Making Learning Connected is a summer 2014 program in conjunction with the Educator Innovator Connected Learning Massive Open Online Collaboration (#clmooc). Using the principles of Connected Learning, participants will meet once weekly to learn … Continue reading

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Literacy, the Common Core, and Technology

Two things seem headed inexorably toward the classrooms of California: the Common Core standard, and Apple’s ubiquitous iPad tablet computer. We all know about the adoption of the Common Core State Standards and the implementation timeline of 2014. Are you … Continue reading

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NCWP @ Digital Is

Teacher-Consultants from the Norther California Writing Project have played a central role at Digital Is, a website of resources for teachers interested in teaching literacy in a technology-rich environment. Digital Is is a collaborative effort of the National Writing Project … Continue reading

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