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The Organization

The Spartanburg Writing Project (SWP) is a professional development organization that seeks to improve writing and the teaching of writing. Founded in 1982, SWP provides resources to teachers, students, schools and school districts in our service area.

SWP is an affiliate of the National Writing Project, which is a successful model for professional development with more than 180 sites worldwide. Learn more about our history, philosophy and services.

Upcoming Events

Register-NowFall Renewal Conference: "Implementing PBL: Putting Students in the Driver's Seat"
Thursday, October 15, 2015
3:00 - 7:00 p.m.

University Readiness Center

Registration: 
$45 per person

Keynote Speaker: 
Hunter Jolley

 
More information 



Full-Day PBL Workshop
SWP is pleased to partner with the SC Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD), to offer a full-day PBL follow-up workshop at Oakland Elementary and Boiling Springs Middle Schools.

Friday, October 16, 2015
Oakland Elementary and Boiling Springs Middle Schools
8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Registration:
$75, lunch included
Contact Josh.Patterson@spartanburg2.k12.sc.us to register.

 

Contact Us
Tasha A. Thomas, Director
USC Upstate
800 University Way
Spartanburg, SC 29303
Office 864-503-5653
Fax 864-503-5825
tthomas@uscupstate.edu

Additional Resources
The National Writing Project
SC State Council of The International Reading Association
SC Council of Teachers of English
National Council for Teachers of English
SC Department of Education
Hub City Writers Project
Spartanburg Writing Project Blog

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The Spartanburg Writing Project is an affiliate of the National Writing Project, a national model for professional development with more than 180 sites across the United States and the world.