About the Columbus Area Writing Project

The Columbus Area Writing Project (CAWP) is a collaborative university-school staff development program to improve the teaching of writing in the nation’s classrooms. The CAWP Summer Institute is an intensive, professional development experience for teachers at every grade level and in every subject area. The CAWP Institute focuses on teachers teaching teachers and improving their teaching of writing by writing themselves. The CAWP also maintains a commitment to excellence in education that is framed by social justice and celebration of diversity. Join the CAWP community as we work together to improve¬†the quality of student writing for all students and think about ways in which we can use writing to be speak out for our profession and our students as “transformative intellectuals”.

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September 28 2016


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March 1 2016


A second iBook hits the iTunes store

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February 16 2016