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Saturday Seminars/Professional Learning Community

Keep your edge for writing instruction in Saturday Seminars, our interactive sessions designed and led by SJAWP teacher consultants.

Join a teacher-led group in the Professional Learning Community (PLC) linked to the Saturday Seminars to extend your growth and reflection as well as earn graduate college credit.

Invitational Summer Institute  Applications close June 10

The Invitational Summer Institute (ISI) is a teacher-led professional development program for teachers of grades kindergarten through college that promotes effective teaching of writing and reading.  Successful completion of an ISI qualifies a teacher to become an SJAWP consultant.

Summer Open Programs

Summer Open Programs are four-day events in professional development led by our teacher consultants who are experts in writing instruction. Learn, reflect and earn graduate college credit.


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