Summer Writing Sessions

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this summer.


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Speech-Language Services

Comprehensive evaluations and consultation services are provided for students with communication disorders and language-based learning disabilities that affect reading, spelling, and writing. read more

Professional Development

The Write Turn provides teachers and tutors with the knowledge and materials they need to help students navigate through the writing process and become more proficient writers.  read more

Professional Development Seminar

The Write Turn offers seminars and comprehensive training to schools, teachers, SLPs, and tutors.  

The Write Turn's evidence-based strategies and instructional methods, provide educators with the tools they need to help their students become more proficient writers.  This one-day seminar provides:

  • Strategies for revising and self-regulation
  • Strategies for brainstorming and categorizing ideas
  • Strategies for annotating text and using annotations as topic sentences
  • Mnemonics and graphic organizers that help students transfer their ideas into sentences.
  • Hands-on training and worksheets for every genre (narrative, explanatory, persuasive and informative).
  • Detailed lesson plans that meet the Common Core State Standards and guide students through the writing process.
  • Student workbooks available for purchase
  • Options for continued on-line materials

Professional Development Seminar

Saturday, October 12, 2019  

9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.  

University of the District of Columbia

4200 Connecticut Ave., N.W.

Building 44, Room A03

Washington, DC  20016

$145.00 for 1-day session

(includes teacher's manual, workbook, and materials)

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