Most of you know about the Wired wiki story, I am sure, so this post is really for me to save this for posterity. And, perhaps one of the sessions that I am co-facilitating at NWP this November.
For those of you looking for another resource about NWP that provides a concise, yet thorough, overview of the work, check this resource out from the National Staff Development Council’s Journal (Summer 2006):
National Writing Project plunges teachers into specific expertise with a thorough … Immersion in writing. (PDF version)
The National Writing Project is a leading example of how teachers, immersed in the practice of writing, are better able to both teach writing and lead peers to improve. By Mary Ann Smith
Clear and timely, this is something that you could hand to a colleague and let them know about the work of NWP.
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