Morehead Writing Project

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Saturday Series Take 3 Offers 5 Great PDs

The Morehead Writing Project is pleased to announce that Saturday Series Take 3 will include five professional development workshops. The professional development workshops will be held in November and December throughout the Morehead State University Service Region.

Integrating Technology While Tracking Reading Fluency will be held Nov. 6 at MSU and focus on incorporating iPods into the classroom to improve reading fluency.

Bridging the Gap Between High School and College Writing will be held Nov. 6 at MSU and Nov. 13 at the Mt. Sterling Campus. This workshop will offer a conversation about strategies for preparing high school students for college writing.

Implementing a Writing Policy will be held Nov. 6 at the Prestonsburg Campus and Dec. 11 at the Jackson Campus. This workshop will share guidelines and tools for the development and implementation of a school writing policy and plan.

Understanding the new Kentucky Core Academic Standards will be held Nov. 13 at the Jackson Campus and Dec. 4 at the Prestonsburg Campus. This workshop will include an explanation of why new standards are needed, how they are designed, and activities to demonstrate how the standards progress to prepare students for college and/or career.

Literacy Skills in the Content Area will be held Dec. 4 at the Ashland Campus and focus on strategies for addressing different reading and writing skills that content areas demand for 1-6 classrooms.

All sessions run from 9 a.m. to noon and cost $20 each. All participants will receive credit for three hours of professional development.

Learn more about the program and registration at:

http://moreheadwritingproject.org/ss.html

Download the flyer at:

http://moreheadwritingproject.org/SS3Flyer.pdf

Register online at:

http://moreheadwritingproject.org/survey/public/survey.php?name=SSIII

Download registration form:

http://moreheadwritingproject.org/Saturday_Series_Registration_Form.doc

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