Teaching and learning in our schools occurs best when teachers, students, families, and school leaders work together. In recognition of the various members of the community who came together to create democratic and innovative schools, the Philadelphia Writing Project sponsors programs for:

The annual Invitational Summer Institute on Writing and Literacy is our signature professional development program for teachers and serves as an introduction to the Philadelphia Writing Projects and its core values. 

Also, the Philadelphia Writing Project sponsors a number of inquiry communities that are grounded in the "teachers teaching teachers" philosophy of our network.