Hands-On & Researched Based
Professional Development Taught by Oklahoma Teachers
Fees: $250 an hour per presenter; Plus Mileage outside the metro
Oklahoma Writing Project works to create sessions based on the literacy needs in Oklahoma Classrooms
Below are the most requested sessions but if you have another topic you would like addressed please contact us!
Testing and Technology: Diminishing the Digital Divide
Digital natives may appear tech-savvy with lightning-fast thumbs texting at top speed and fingers flying across touchscreens, but many middle-schoolers prove less than proficient when it comes to essential skills necessary for composing on a computer -- especially disadvantaged students who have less access to technology. With the pencil-and-paper era past its prime, how are teachers to build self-efficacy and promote success on state tests? Discover ways to blend physical and virtual learning environments, integrating hardcopies and highlighters with digital platforms
Reading and Writing in the Early Childhood Classroom
Are you trying to find ways for children to apply the writing process? This workshop will help integrate the use of picture books and authors will help establish writing routines while developing and engaging in authentic writing experiences
Digital Stamina in the Elementary Classroom
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Teaching Grammar and Beyond
Participants will learn strategies in teaching grammar throughout the writing process. Students learn the relevance of and how to apply grammar in their writing. Participants will learn practice ways to make literacy come alive to students.