Area 3 Writing Project


Area 3 Writing Project

The Area 3 Writing Project (A3WP) is a professional development network for California teachers and administrators. A3WP uses a teachers-teaching-teachers model to share the successful practices of those educators who effectively teach writing at all grade levels.


2015 Summer Programs for Teachers


Everybody Can! Writing and the Common Core State Standards (Grades K/1)  CLASS IS FULL; NO NEW REGISTRATIONS ACCEPTED

June 24-26, 2015 (3 days)

Location: STAR Academy, Natomas


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Young Writers’ Camps Summer 2015

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The Young Writers’ summer programs offer students the time and opportunity to discover their strengths and learn more about the craft of writing. Our camp leaders are fully credentialed teachers, Area 3 Writing Project teacher-consultants, and writers themselves. They will provide the highest quality writing instruction and make it their goal to instill in each student an appreciation, excitement, and enjoyment of writing.


Writing Project Receives Grants to Improve Writing Instruction
May 2014

The Area 3 Writing Project (A3WP), located in REEd (Resourcing Excellence in Education) at the School of Education, has been awarded two grants from the National Writing Project.

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Super Saturdays 2015-16

Super Saturdays will start up in September 2015

Save these dates:  October 3, November 7, January 9, February 6, March 12.  Information about the October 3rd Super Saturday will be posted here in late August.

Location: Natomas Charter School

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