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Introduction to Writing Workshop

How can we teach writing in a way that helps students meet our highest expectations? Stephanie Parsons' online course Introduction to Writing Workshop shows you how.

Teaching writing more effectively isn’t magic. In this On-Demand Course, Stephanie Parsons shows that great teaching is about learning what works best with writers and how to map instruction to the writing process.

Stephanie leads participants to understand what they need to know to get going with Writing Workshop—the highly effective, flexible framework pioneered by Don Graves.

Course Objectives for Introduction to Writing Workshop,...

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How can we teach writing in a way that helps students meet our highest expectations? Stephanie Parsons' online course Introduction to Writing Workshop shows you how.

Teaching writing more effectively isn’t magic. In this On-Demand Course, Stephanie Parsons shows that great teaching is about learning what works best with writers and how to map instruction to the writing process.

Stephanie leads participants to understand what they need to know to get going with Writing Workshop—the highly effective, flexible framework pioneered by Don Graves.

Course Objectives for Introduction to Writing Workshop, Upper Elementary Grades

  • Learn the guiding principles of writing workshop
  • Understand the writing process
  • Experience the writing process firsthand by writing your own narrative
  • Build a writing curriculum
  • Learn and experiment with the structures of writing workshop
  • Practice assessing writers and their writing
  • Consider how to create the optimal social and physical environment for writing

Credit/CEUs:

On completion of this course, you will be awarded a certificate for 30 contact hours, or 3 CEUs.

SPECIAL NOTE FOR NYC REGISTRANTS ONLY: To be eligible for NYC DOE P-credits for these courses, participants must register and pay an ASPDP fee directly through ASPDP. Participants must visit http://schools.nyc.gov/teachers/aspdp to complete the registration, where they can either create an account or log on to their existing ASPDP account, then choose the “Enroll & Pay for Courses” link. Any participant who does not complete this enrollment process on the ASPDP website by the registration close date will not be eligible for P-credits. Please email ASPDP at ASPDP@schools.nyc.gov should you need more information.​​

This is an On-Demand Course presented by Heinemann Online PD. Course access is 365 days from the date of purchase.

Contents

Sessions for Introduction to Writing Workshop, Upper Elementary Grades

  1. The Guiding Principles of Writing Workshop
  2. The Writing Process
  3. Looking at Curriculum
  4. A Day in Writing Workshop
  5. Looking at Writers and Their Writing
  6. Social and Physical Environments

Each session requires approximately one hour to complete, with additional opportunities to read and reflect offline as well as to practice with students.