NeWP Spring and Summer Writing Marathons

Writing Marathons have always held a special place within the NeWP community. The Nebraska Writing Project has been sponsoring writing marathons since 2006, embracing their ability to bring teachers back to their NeWP roots and to promote place-conscious thinking and writing. Seasonal writing marathons are held each year. This year…

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NeWP Fall and Winter Writing Marathons

The fall and winter marathon were filled with great writers and beautiful weather. The annual fall writing marathon was held at Platte River State Park September 26-28th. Participants gathered Saturday morning for a new addition to the weekend, an Unconference. Veteran and pre-service teachers enjoyed an open discussion on education…

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Kearney Writing Marathon Starts with Tango and Ends with Potluck

Writers and Argentine Tango dancers from across Nebraska gathered at the Hilltop Mall in Kearney, Nebraska, to launch the Nebraska Writing Project’s 2013 Spring Writing Marathon on April 20th. Writers were first inspired by a flash mob tango at the mall then moved to writing locations throughout the area such…

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