Hyatt Regency Baltimore on the Inner Harbor

Writing in ELA and Mathematics:
Setting Students Up for Success

A Retreat to Improve Writing Instruction K-12

May 6-8, 2015

Hyatt Regency Baltimore on the Inner Harbor
Make the case to your administrator for attending this conference

The conference begins at 9am on Wednesday, May 6 and ends at noon on Friday, May 8. The conference will be held at the Hyatt Regency Baltimore on the Inner Harbor.

Who should attend? District and school leaders who are looking for concrete ways to improve writing instruction in ELA and mathematics classrooms in their schools or districts. We welcome superintendents, assistant superintendents, content directors, principals, assistant principals, coaches, and teacher leaders who are eager to work with educators, writers, and leading thinkers from around the country to learn policies and practices to help all students become better writers and help all teachers become better teachers of writing in their content area.

We recommend registering as a district or school team so that you can plan together for how you will share and apply what you've learned across your district or school.

The rate includes all session materials, abundant snacks and refreshments, and

  • May 6: breakfast, lunch, and dinner
  • May 7: breakfast, lunch, and social hour
  • May 8: breakfast and lunch

Facility with writing opens students up to the pleasure of exercising their minds in ways that drilling on facts, details and information never will. More than a way of knowing, writing is an act of discovery.

Standard Rate$795Closed
Teacher Rate$595Closed
Graduate Student Rate$495Closed
Group of 5 or more & Save 10%! Admins & Teachers Closed

Interested in only joining us for An evening featuring a talk by John Edgar Wideman and dinner on Wednesday, May 6, 2015?

An evening featuring a talk by John Edgar Wideman and dinner$125Closed