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Friday, November 4, 2016
ONE DAY WORKSHOPS
Writer as Reader: Discovering New Ways into the Text


For March 2017 Curriculum Conversation and April 2017 Conference registration contact the IWT Office at (845) 758-7484 or IWT@bard.edu. On-line registration for these workshops coming soon.

REGISTER FOR NOVEMBER ONE-DAY WORKSHOPS
REGISTER FOR NOVEMBER ONE-DAY WORKSHOPS

[A] way of writing is a way of knowing. Written skills are an important indicator of students’ knowledge and the way they understand things. I consider writing skills to be one of the pivotal issues to be developed.
Writing to Learn, July 2014
—College professor

See List of Workshops Being Offered in November

Friday, November 4, 2016

8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
BARD COLLEGE
Annandale-on-Hudson, NY

Early Bird Registration Fee: $300
Early Bird Deadline is October 4, 2016.

Regular Registration Fee (after October 4th): $350

Fees include morning coffee, lunch, and an anthology of related readings.

This year’s IWT “Writer as Reader” workshop will include sessions on novels, poetry, nonfiction, historical documents, oral texts, and other media. Each workshop will highlight writing-to-read strategies that foster close reading; invite connections to the text’s cultural, social, economic, and artistic contexts; and help readers develop an appreciation for the connections between different but related texts.

Cancellation Policy: No refunds can be given for cancellations made later than a week before the event.

SUMMER 2017

Writing and Thinking Workshops

Sunday through Friday, July 9–14

The July weeklong workshops offer teachers an opportunity to develop an understanding of “writing-based teaching,” its theory and practices, and its application in the classroom. Each workshop will focus on writing methods that deepen learning across all subject areas–literature, history, grammar, and STEM.

Early-bird fee: $1,350
The early-bird deadline is June 1.

Regular fee (in effect after June 1): $1,500

Early-bird Commuter fee*: $1,050
Regular Commuter fee* (after June 1): $1,200

Fees includes tuition, materials, a single-occupancy room on the Bard campus, and meals, beginning with Sunday dinner and ending with Saturday breakfast.

*Commuter fee includes tuition, materials, and meals only.