January 2016 Newsletter Published

1/27/16

Check out the January newsletter from the Oregon Writing Project Collaborative at George Fox. This issue includes a site strategic plan update, information about the 2016 Summer Institute in the Teaching of Writing, and registration information about summer 2016 Young Writers Camps. 

December 2015 Newsletter Published

12/15/15

Check out the December newsletter from the Oregon Writing Project Collaborative at George Fox. This issue includes information about the Oregon Poetry association, last minute details about the 2016 Winter Institute in the Teaching of Writing, and an opportunity to be involved in Young Writers' Camps.

November 2015 Newsletter Published

11/18/15

Check out the November newsletter from the Oregon Writing Project Collaborative at George Fox. This issue includes excerpts from a newly published book by one of OWPC's own, information about the 2016 Winter Institute in the Teaching of Writing, and an opportunity to be involved in Young Writers' Camps.

September 2015 Newsletter Published

9/11/15

Check out the September newsletter from the Oregon Writing Project Collaborative at George Fox. This issue includes an online professional development opportunity, information about the 2016 Winter Institute in the Teaching of Writing, and an opportunity to be involved in Young Writers' Camps.

August 2015 Newsletter Published

8/5/15

Check out the August newsletter from the Oregon Writing Project Collaborative at George Fox. This issue includes an update from the site director, a summary of the OWPC 2015 Summer Institute, a description of a visit to the Oregon State Hospital Museum, and information about digital Young Writers' Camps.

Writing Project Poet Publishes Fiction

5/15/15

The Oregon Writing Project Collaborative is proud to announce that OWPC writer Lois Rosen has her fiction published in this week's Salem Weekly. Congratulations, Lois! Click here to read her work.

OWPC Facebook

9/14/14

A huge thank you to Jennifer Roberts for loading our Facebook page with tips, inspiration, teaching strategies, and thoughtful links to articles, blogs, and media that keep us informed about our work. Want to join the OWP team that oversees this page? Contact Karen at khamlin@georgefox.edu .

Calling all OWP TCs...

9/14/14

With the transition to our new host institution in place, the Oregon Writing Project Collaborative will again be offering our popular Young Writers Camps for summer 2015.  If you are interested in joining a team to coordinate or lead a Camp, please contact Karen Hamlin at khamlin@georgefox.edu.  

Google Certified - TC Matt Hurst

9/14/14

OWP Teacher Consultant Matt Hurst recently attended the Google Teacher Academy. The Google Teacher Academy is a two-day professional development experience designed to help primary and secondary educators from around the globe get the most from innovative technologies. Participants get hands-on experience with Google tools, learn about innovative instructional strategies, receive resources to share with colleagues, and immerse themselves in a supportive community of educators making impact.

A former member of the OWP Tech Team, Matt rated OWP and Google Academy as two of his top professional development experiences. Read more about Matt's learning at his blog and look into how you can become a Google Certified Teacher.

Oregon English Journal

04/12/2014

Congratulations to OWP Collaborative teachers Janis Wurgler, Janet Foster, and Mariko Walsh who have published articles in next issue of Oregon English Journal. Look also for the short introductory piece by the guest editor, (our very own) Jennifer Roberts. Write on!