Day of Writing Sat, Sept 15, 2018, 9:30 – 1:00

Teachers who write know from the inside out about how writing happens — its rhythms, risks, and breakthroughs. Yet busy teachers often struggle to find time to do their own personal and professional writing. Rather than find a mountaintop or work up a complex writing schedule, we have found that writing together grounds our writing in…

Reading Group March 17 in Old Main 209-A!

Join us to discuss any of the articles in the anthology shared with you at the Writing Matters conference.  Choose the most provocative one and put in your two cents at this website before the 17th!  You can write directly on this document!

Keynote Speaker Announced!

  We are so excited to announce our Writing Matters V keynote speaker, Dr. Kelly Wissman. “Dr. Kelly Wissman is an Associate Professor in the Department of Literacy Teaching and Learning at the University at Albany.  Across her scholarship and teaching, she considers how children’s literature, writing, and the arts can facilitate the creation of more equitable…

Upcoming Writing Workshop!

  Upcoming Writing Workshop: “Writing Prompts That Work“ Co-leaders: Sarah Whalen, Middle-School ELA Teacher, Trumansburg; David Franke, SUNY Cortland, Professional Writing Program Sponsored by the Seven Valleys Writing Project and the Cortland County Teacher Center. Call Dr. David Franke at 607-753-5945 for more information. Space is limited to 12.  This workshop is being held on Saturday, December 9th from…