800 University WaySpartanburg, SC 293031-864-503-5000
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.
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Spartanburg Writing Project: Sherman Alexie Visit
Fiction Addiction and The Spartanburg Writing Project will host a FREE event with National Book Award-winning author of The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie. He will be discussing his career as a writer, including his new children’s picture book, Thunder Boy Jr., at a book talk and signing at the University Readiness Center on Monday, September 19 at 6:30 p.m. Seating will be on a first-come, first-served basis.
For more information, call 864-503-5653.
Contact UsTasha A. Thomas, DirectorUSC Upstate800 University WaySpartanburg, SC 29303Office 864-503-5653Fax firstname.lastname@example.org
Additional ResourcesThe National Writing ProjectSC State Council of The International Reading AssociationSC Council of Teachers of EnglishNational Council for Teachers of EnglishSC Department of EducationHub City Writers ProjectSpartanburg Writing Project Blog
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.
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