Welcome to the NCWP

The Northern California Writing Project is a professional development organization devoted to improving the teaching of writing in our service region.

Calendar

April 2021
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March 29, 2021

All day: Applications Open for Summer Institutes!

March 30, 2021

All day: Applications Open for Summer Institutes!

March 31, 2021

All day: Applications Open for Summer Institutes!

April 1, 2021

All day: Applications Open for Summer Institutes!

April 2, 2021

All day: Applications due for Summer Institutes

April 3, 2021 April 4, 2021
April 5, 2021 April 6, 2021 April 7, 2021 April 8, 2021 April 9, 2021 April 10, 2021 April 11, 2021
April 12, 2021 April 13, 2021

4:00 pm: MOVING PAST THE ZERO: RE-ENVISIONING HOW WE GRADE inquiry group

April 14, 2021 April 15, 2021 April 16, 2021 April 17, 2021 April 18, 2021
April 19, 2021 April 20, 2021

4:00 pm: MOVING PAST THE ZERO: RE-ENVISIONING HOW WE GRADE inquiry group

April 21, 2021 April 22, 2021 April 23, 2021 April 24, 2021

10:00 am: Pre-Institute Orientation for Beginning Teacher Summer Institute

April 25, 2021
April 26, 2021 April 27, 2021 April 28, 2021 April 29, 2021 April 30, 2021 May 1, 2021

10:00 am: Pre-Institute Day for traditional Summer Institute

May 2, 2021
Siskiyou Students Write!

Siskiyou Students Write!

 


Summer 2019: July 8-11 & 15-18

Meet our student writers for Summer 2019!

 

Siskiyou Students Write is a two week, action packed writing experience for high school students in Siskiyou County. Students in this camp will write to effect change in Siskiyou County and the world beyond! SSW is designed using 21st Century Maker-Space principles, and participants will enjoy an active, fun, creative experience! Published writers will visit and share what they’ve learned about writing for civic engagement, and student graduates of the camp will be published!

Dates: July 8-11 (Monday to Thursday) and July 15-18 (Monday to Thursday). Students must agree to attend all dates.

Time: 9am-1pm daily

Location: College of the Siskiyous, Weed, CA

Provided: Snacks and a full lunch; all necessary materials

Upon Completion: Students receive a 100$ stipend, as well as a certificate of completion that can be used for job and college applications.

Who: Students who are interested in learning more about their community and about the power of writing to improve that community. No GPA or other academic requirements exist; students of all writing abilities are welcome.

 

The NCWP is grateful to the Silver Giving Foundation and the National Writing Project (NWP), whose generous grant makes this summer civics writing experience possible.