Write Out: Stories Around the Campfire with the National Park Service

The National Writing Project will be rebroadcasting NeWP’s recent series of podcast episodes—“Place-Based Education with the Nebraska Writing Project”—as part of their upcoming virtual writing festival, #WriteOut. #WriteOut is a free two-week event—October 11-25, 2020—organized as a series of online activities where educators, students, and the public are invited to explore…

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Place-conscious education, Nebraska style: NeWP Podcast Series

As part of a partnership between the National Writing Project and the National Park Service, the Nebraska Writing Project (NeWP) presents its Place-Conscious Education NWP Radio Podcast Series. In this seven-part audio series, NeWP director Robert Brooke and several Nebraska teacher-leaders introduce their place-conscious approach and discuss several projects and…

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NeWP at Plum Creek Children’s Literacy Festival

The Nebraska Writing Project was pleased to once again partner with the annual Plum Creek Children’s Literacy Festival, which took place at Concordia University in Seward on Saturday, September 21. Saturday’s events included the adult conference, which featured breakout sessions by various authors, illustrators, and educational experts and a closing…

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Writing workshop gives young Lincoln authors freedom to do what they love

The Nebraska Writing Project’s youth workshop, “I Love to Write,” was the focus of an article by Margaret Reist for the Lincoln Journal Star: Presented with a choice not long ago — go on vacation or stay in town to attend a weeklong writing workshop — Lily Abele did not…

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2018 Agate Writer’s Workshop – Women of the West: Strength in the Nebraska Panhandle

Spring is here! And so is your invitation to carve away some time to be creative and re-energize this summer at the Agate Fossil Beds National Monument Teachers Writing Workshop and Writing Marathon this summer, July 16 – 18, 2018. “Exploring the Women of the West: Strength in the Nebraska…

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Speed Geeking! Networking & Professional Development Event @ NETA

Please join the Nebraska Writing Project at NETA! Thursday, April 19, from 5:00-5:45 Room 208 of CenturyLink Center We are hosting a fun networking and professional development event following NETA Day 1 entitled “Speed Geeking!” Connect with fellow educators who are passionate about using writing and technology together. Anyone can…

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