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Making Stories Visible: A Celebration of Writing and Literacy

Add to Calendar Icon 2021-10-16 09:00 2021-10-17 09:00 15 Penn GSE Event: Making Stories Visible: A Celebration of Writing and Literacy Join local educators online for two days of learning, reflection, and joy as we share promising practices and resources for supporting writing and literacy among young people! This year's conference theme is “Making Stories Visible: A Celebration of Writing and Literacy.” The conference is co-hosted by the Philadelphia Writing Project, the Teachers Institute of Philadelphia (TIP), Penn GSE, and the Penn Museum.
Saturday, October 16, 9am–2pm, virtual Sunday, October 17, virtual morning sessions, 9 am–11 am, In-Person 12 pm-2 pm Penn Museum, 3620 South Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104
Miriam Harris DD/MM/YYYY
Saturday, October 16, 2021 - 9:00am to Sunday, October 17, 2021 - 9:00am
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Saturday, October 16, 9am–2pm, virtual Sunday, October 17, virtual morning sessions, 9 am–11 am, In-Person 12 pm-2 pm Penn Museum, 3620 South Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

This virtual event will be recorded.

Making Stories Visible: A Celebration of Writing and Literacy, annual 2-day conference created by and for Philadelphia educators

The Celebration of Writing and Literacy is an annual two-day conference presented by and for Philadelphia educators. This year’s theme, Making Stories Visible, invites participants to bring to light what has been obscured during a year of pandemic and political turmoil. Conference includes Teacher Education Alliance sessions. Proceedings will be published in the NWP Write Now Teacher Studio.

The conference will be online Saturday, October 16, 9am–2pm and Sunday, October 17, 9am–11pm.  There will be an in-person writing marathon at the Penn Museum, 12 pm - 2 pm, exploring the museum collections.  The museum is located at 3620 South Street, Philadelphia, PA  19104.


Event Contact

Miriam Harris
philwp@gse.upenn.edu