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Central California Writing Project  Invitation for K – University Educators Teaching Writing that Matters in All Disciplines with a Focus on Content Learning Summer 2018 Institute Dates: July 23, 24, 25, 26, 2018      9:00 am – 2:30 pm Venue: Elkhorn Yacht Club, 2370 CA Hwy 1, Moss Landing 95039 Institute participants...

Writing Rocks   The Central California Writing Project was founded by Don Rothman in 1977 to promote exemplary instruction of writing in every classroom at every level. He wanted to "provide a space for sustained, difficult and courageous dialogue about how the teaching of writing can enhance democracy.” The Central California...

The CCWP offers customized professional development that varies at each site. CCWP Teacher Leaders work collaboratively with schools and districts to design meaningful professional development programs that address teachers' and students’ needs and that help schools to achieve long-range goals. ...

We are working on the development of a streamlined opportunity to donate to the Central California Writing Project.  In the meantime, please contact the CCWP office or send a check to CCWP if you wish to facilitate the teaching of writing on the Central California...

CCWP completed several  district level programs in 2013-14 including: 1) ALLIES, the Alliance for Language and Literary Instruction Effecting Standards,  is an Improving Teacher Quality Program designed to help middle and high school teachers in Pajaro Valley Unified School District prepare students for the rigor of...

The mission of the Central California Writing Project is to improve the teaching of writing and improve learning in California schools. Through its professional development model, the Central California Writing Project recognizes the primary importance of teacher knowledge, expertise, and leadership. The Central California Writing Project...

We have lost the founder of the CCWP, Don Rothman,  whose tireless work for literacy education as social justice marked the CCWP and the Oakes College as safe places to debate, think, and change our minds.  Don was a dreamer and a fighter. Don Rothman, CCWP...

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