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Book Club on Argument

Book Club Announcement: Teaching Argument Writing, Grades 6-12 (with Pizza) Are you troubled by strange reasoning in your students’ essays? Do you experience feelings of dread grading their thesis-less arguments? Have you or your fellow English teachers seen irrelevant evidence or unclear reasoning? If the answer is yes, then don’t wait another minute. Sign up […]

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New Book Club

We hope your school year has started off well! Don’t you just love the excitement and possibility of it all!? Earlier this summer we sent out an invitation to join a teacher book club on Notice and Note by Kylene Beers and Bob Probst. It will be led by our very own Maya Woodall. Maya […]

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2013 Literacy Conference

The first annual KMWP Literacy Conference was held on March 23rd.

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Literacy Coaching with Atlanta Public Schools

Using teacher consultants contracted through the organization Improving Student Achievement (ISA), KMWP contracted four retired teachers and/or faculty to provide literacy coaching in Booker T. Washington High School, South Atlanta High School, and Therrell High School. This work produced approximately $17,000 in sales and workshop funds for KMWP and helped us establish relationships with Atlanta […]

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PD Partnership with Campbell High School

Using funds from National Writing Project’s Supporting Effective Educator Development (SEED) 3 grant and building off of our new partnership with Area 2 of Cobb County School District, we partnered with Campbell High School to deliver 30 hours of professional development. Dr. Denise Magee, the new principal at Campbell High School, is working toward a […]

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