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Stay up-to-date with the Fox Valley Writing Project by reading our blog to view upcoming events and happenings around the Fox Valley.

Summer 2017 Professional Development Offerings

Are you searching for an interesting, innovative PD experience? Have you thought about earning 2 or 3 graduate credits this summer? Look no further!   The Fox Valley Writing Project is partnering with Kewaskum High School to put on the Kewaskum Summer Leadership...

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2015-16 Professional Development Offerings

The FVWP continues to host professional development (PD) opportunities for teachers in the region. In 2015-16, 16 FVWP teacher leaders provided four PD opportunities across the state. These PD offerings, Advancing Disciplinary Literacy in Rural School (ADLRS), the...

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Humans by the River

Teacher leader, Paul Walter, had this to say about the 2016 Future Authors' Camp Writing Marathon, "Humans by the River": The 2016 Future Authors' Camp is all wrapped up, and we're excited to share the work we did during our "Writing Marathon." We were only in...

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2015 Summer Writing Programs for Youth

The Fox Valley Writing Project is supporting several youth writing programs throughout the Valley in Summer 2015. Dates, location and additional registration information for these programs are available below.

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2015 Professional Development Offerings

Advancing Disciplinary Literacy in Rural Schools (ADLRS) 2015 is being offered through a Wisconsin Educators Improving Teaching Quality grant awarded to FVWP, CESA 8 and the Clintonville School District. This program is an extension of work begun in 2013-14 for middle and high school teachers in rural districts.

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FVWP Supports Family Academic Literacy Program at Merrill

The Fox Valley Writing Project (FVWP) in partnership with Merrill Elementary School in Oshkosh was awarded a $15,000 grant from the National Writing Project and the Kellogg Foundation to develop a customized family literacy program for the 2014-15 school year.

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City River Inspiration for Writing Project’s ‘Marathon’

One writer mused on how the foam churning at the river’s edge resembled a “film of mashed potatoes.” Another’s pen painted a picture of kayaks dipping paddle blades in the ripples. They are just two images inspired by the ebb and flow of life along the Fox River in downtown Oshkosh — moments captured as part of the Fox Valley Writing Project (FVWP) Summer Institute’s featured “writing marathon.”

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