Online Montana Writing PLC! Tomorrow, Wednesday, January 10 at 3:45 pm

Join a community of teachers as we have a lively, online chat to share professional strategies, ask questions, and find answers. Host Bridgett Paddock will guide a discussion on collaboration. Earn a renewal unit for attending! Wednesday, January 10, 2018,  at 3:45 pm.

Interested in a Summer Writing Institute that Focuses on Science? 

We are interested in planning a summer writing workshop that will focus on writing in science. The workshop would be held June 10-12 and would offer 20 renewal units.  Please contact Christy Mock-Stutz if you are interested in participating in this opportunity! 

Fire on the Page Conference - February 10

Yellowstone Writing Project is hosting a one-day conference for educators, Fire on the Page, at the Museum of the Rockies in Bozeman on Saturday, February 10, 2017. The focus will be on writing in museums and using archives, including on-site resources at the museum, as well as digital sources from re-known Montana writer, Ivan Doig. Teachers can earn renewal units! Visit their website for the brochure and for more information.

Smithsonian American Art Museum Webinar Series Tailored Specifically for Montana Teachers! 
Join the Smithsonian American Art Museum as they provide a series of 3 live webinars to share resources and lesson plan ideas using the Smithsonian's vast online collections. 

  1. Thinking through Art: Landscape and Place   |   Wednesday, February 21, 2018 (3:30 – 4:30 p.m., MT)  |   Join the live online presentation

  2. Native American Art & Artists: How Do You Find Artworks to Use in Your Classroom?   |   Tuesday, March 20, 2018 (3:30 – 4:30 p.m., MT)   |   Join the live online presentation

  3. Art as Argument: Contemporary Artists’ Voices   |   Monday, April 16, 2018 (3:30 – 4:30 p.m., MT)   |   Join the live online presentation

Happy New Year! 

Christy Mock-Stutz,
ELA & Literacy Instructional Coordinator


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