The AWP strives to work as partners with universities and public schools to promote effective reform in the teaching of writing. Our mission is to improve writing proficiency and learning in our public schools by training teachers to become writing consultants and agents of change in their school systems, while recognizing themselves as writers.
We offer workshops that can be implemented
the next day, as well as training services for
teachers and college intructors interested in research and innovative
pedagogy. We also offer retreat-style workshops
where participants engage in the process of writing
for the purposes of generating publishable