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Who We Are and What We Aim to Do

Our Mission: TBAWP is a nonprofit professional development organization of teachers teaching teachers located at the University of South Florida, Tampa. In-service sessions, young writers camps, and the Invitational Leadership Institute are the core of the organization’s work to foster life-long writers.

Our Vision: The Tampa Bay Area Writing Project (TBAWP) works to create life-long writers.

The Tampa Bay Area Writing Project (TBAWP) is an affiliate of the National Writing Project and a partner with the University of South Florida. Consisting of highly skilled Teacher Consultants who are expert classroom educators from all grade levels and disciplines, TBAWP is committed to improving writing and learning across the Tampa Bay area.

TBAWP is a nonprofit professional development organization of teachers teaching teachers located at the University of South Florida, Tampa. In-service sessions, young writers camps, and the Invitational Summer Institute are the core of the organization’s work to foster life-long writers.

Fellows and Leadership of the 2015 Invitational Summer Institute

Writing with the Florida Standards- Experience success with TBAWP’s professional development sessions!

In-Service Sessions Addressing Writing Across the Curriculum K-12

  • The Tampa Bay Area Writing Project (TBAWP) is a local site of the National Writing Project. We provide quality professional development to teachers in K-12 settings.
    • Since 2005,  TBAWP has provided
      • 43 sets of in-services:  (5 sessions for 3 hours each)
      •  135 in-services meeting with 2053 teachers
      •   A total of  1,324,185 hours!
    • As a leader in our profession, we have developed and are offering in-services to address writing across the curriculum, in K-12 settings, anchored in the Florida State Standards.
    • TBAWP is a partner with McKeel Academy, recently (2013) awarded the  Instructional  Best Practices, Grades 6-12 Grant.
    •  Available to deliver writing instruction to teachers throughout Florida

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