We are an affiliate of the National Writing Project and one of sixteen sites of the California Writing Project. Teacher Consultants from the Cal State Northridge Writing Project work with teachers, schools, and local districts to improve student writing and learning. Download a copy of our brochure for an overview of the Cal State Northridge Writing Project and our programs, and share it with colleagues.
Diving In! The Units of Study in Opinion, Information, and Narrative Writing: A Common Core Workshop Curriculum.This three morning workshop series is designed for K-8 teachers and administrators implementing, or planning to implement, this CCCSS-aligned writing curriculum. September 26, October 3, and October 10, 2015 from 9-noon in the Michael D. Eisner College of Education.
The 2015 Write to Literacy Conference. Celebrating our 7th Write to Literacy Conference, teacher, author, and educational leader CAROL JAGO will be this year's keynote speaker on Saturday, October 17th from 8:30 to 3.
Our work with schools and districts has included providing ISAW professional development for English teachers from the Green Dot Schools and training of the trainers sessions in disciplinary literacies and the California Common Core State Standards for the Fillmore Unified School Distruct, Lancaster High School, and several others. More information about in-service offerings HERE.
We are excited about the many opportunities to improve writing and the teaching of writing in our service area. Please email us if you have suggestions for our Web site, ideas about programs you would like to see come to the Cal State Northridge Writing Project, or if you would like us to add your contact information to our email list.
If you are a Teacher Consultant from another Writing Project and interested in working with us, please send us an email, giving your name, professional affiliation, and your home Writing Project.
Watch this web site for program updates.