As an elementary, middle or high school educator, the Shenandoah Valley Writing Academy at Bridgewater College provides you with the opportunity to hone your writing skills and learn to teach writing more effectively to your students. As a participant in the educator session, you’ll earn 90 recertification points as you spend two weeks learning new teaching strategies.
Participants may register for:
- The course EDUC/ENG 475: SVWA Writer's Workshop Seminar (90 points under option 1 for teacher licensure renewal)
- The summer program only (90 points under option 8)
Register by June 20 to participate.
Educator Session 2014
- July 7-11, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
- July 14-17, 9 a.m.- Noon
- July 18, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
EDUC/ENG 475 course seminars:
- August 23
- October 4
- November 15
EDUC/ENG 475: Shenandoah Valley Writing Academy Writer's Workshop Seminar is a team-taught course associated with registration in the SVWA. If you register for the course option, you will receive 3 hours of undergraduate credit (which qualifies for 90 recertification points under option 1 of teacher licensure renewal). Participants in EDUC/ENG 475 take part in the two-week summer program, followed by 3 Saturday seminars in the fall.
Total cost for course option: $325
Summer program option
If you participate in only the two-week summer program, you will earn 90 recertification points under option 8 for teacher licensure renewal.
Total cost for summer program only: $125
Register for the summer program by completing the SVWA registration form.
Please make checks payable to Bridgewater College.
Submit forms and payment to:
Jenny M. Martin
Bridgewater College Education Department
402 E. College St.
Bridgewater, VA 22812
For more information, contact co-director Jenny Martin at email@example.com or 540-271-0378.