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Bath County Middle to hold Why Learn? Summit

With support from the National Writing Project, John Legend’s Show Me Campaign, the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, and Collective Shift (lrng.org), the LRNG Innovators Challenge grant has allowed Bath County Middle School to host our first Why Learn? Summit for 6th through 8th graders! The event will take place from 12:30 to 3 p.m. […]

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Teen and Tween Writers events a success

The Morehead Writing Project held successful Teen Writers Day Out and Tween Writers Day Out events on the campus of Morehead State University this fall. Spring events are already being planned for March. Teen writers from Bath, Fleming, Montgomery, and Rowan county high schools gathered on the campus of Morehead State University to write with […]

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MWP represents at National Writing Project Annual Meet

The Morehead Writing Project was well represented at the National Writing Project annual Meeting held Nov. 15-17 in St. Louis. Site Director Deanna Mascle and Fleming County High School teacher Brandie Trent participated in national work on the College, Career, and Community Writers Program (C3WP) events. Bath County Middle School Assistant Principal Misty Johnson and […]

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WEKY “Everything Write In Kentucky” Conference

A Perfect Fit for Teachers, Writers, and Librarians! By Vickie Moriarity If you love anything to do with the written word, you need to be at the annual Writing Eastern Kentucky (WEKY) Conference Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017.   Hosted by the the Morehead Writing Project and Coffeetree Books, the conference will take place in Breckinridge Hall […]

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MWP helps transform Bath Middle into a makerspace

The Morehead Writing Project and Bath County Middle School in Owingsville, Kentucky, received a LRNG Innovators Challenge grant this Spring and are now in the midst of transforming the school into a makerspace. MWP Site Director Deanna Mascle brought the grant opportunity to the attention of Bath County Middle leaders because she thought the school […]

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No Summer Slow-Down For MWP Teacher-Leaders

While students were enjoying their break, over 3,000 teachers were using the summer months to improve their craft.  Through the National Writing Project, (NWP), teachers across the country worked face-to-face and in online communities to share and learn new ways to teach writing, engage colleagues, and enhance their leadership. Programs serving all 50 states provided […]

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KWP 2017 Fall Conference on Schoolwide Literacy

The Kentucky Writing Project State Network will hold its 2017 Fall Conference on Schoolwide Literacy on Saturday, Sept. 30, on the University of Louisville campus. The six hours of professional development will focus on improving student achievement through research-based practices in writing. P-20 educators interested in improving literacy instruction should attend in order to learn strategies for […]

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Developing Your Writing Ritual

One small step can really change you Delight your senses with this outdoor writing experience designed as an enjoyable exploration of Writing Rituals—steps to take before putting pen to paper. This day-long workshop (9 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 26) at Carter Caves State Resort Park amphitheater will be useful to anyone interested in developing Writing Rituals […]

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Save These Dates for Fall Retreat and WEKY

The Morehead Writing Project plans to hold its Fall 2017 Writing Retreat for Saturday, Aug. 26, according to Retreat Coordinator Karen VanKirk. We will return to Carter Caves State Resort Park. Stay tuned for details. Morehead WP will hold its 2017 Writing Eastern Kentucky Conference on Saturday, Nov. 4, in Breckinridge Hall on the campus […]

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Summer Writing Camps for teens, tweens, and kids

The Morehead Writing Project is excited to announce that we are again offering our Global Graffiti Summer Writing Camps. In 2017, we will offer five camps in four locations to serve three different age groups: Maysville Young Writers Camp (grades 1-6): May 29th-June 2nd, 9 am-noon at Straub Elementary School in Maysville (Brandis Carlson-instructor) MSU Intermediate Writers […]

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