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The Organization

The Spartanburg Writing Project (SWP) is a professional development organization that seeks to improve writing and the teaching of writing. Founded in 1982, SWP provides resources to teachers, students, schools and school districts in our service area.

SWP is an affiliate of the National Writing Project, which is a successful model for professional development with more than 180 sites worldwide. Learn more about our history, philosophy and services.

ReadUp All Year

Wednesday, March 22, 5:30 p.m.
USC Upstate
The You I've Never Known by Ellen Hopkins

How do you live your life if your past is based on a lie? A new young adult novel from #1 New York Times bestselling author Ellen Hopkins, The You I've Never Known aims to answer this question. Ellen will be discussing her new book at a book talk & signing at USC Upstate in Spartanburg. Note: Your book receipt for a copy of The You I've Never Known from Fiction Addiction or co-sponsor M. Judson is your ticket to the event. 

Purchase tickets at Fiction Addiction or M. Judson.

Contact Us
Tasha A. Thomas, Director
USC Upstate
800 University Way
Spartanburg, SC 29303
Office 864-503-5653
Fax 864-503-5825

Additional Resources
The National Writing Project
SC State Council of The International Reading Association
SC Council of Teachers of English
National Council for Teachers of English
SC Department of Education
Hub City Writers Project


The Spartanburg Writing Project is an affiliate of the National Writing Project, a national model for professional development with more than 180 sites across the United States and the world.