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Teaching of Argument

June 12 - June 29

JUNE 12 – JUNE 29
1:00 PM TO 4:00 PM
ANDREWS HALL, UNL CITY CAMPUS

Grant supported institute for teachers of grades 4-12, for 3 UNL graduate credits in English or Teaching, Learning, and Teacher Education. Past participation in a NeWP Summer or Rural Institute is required. Institute expects teachers will commit to trying National Writing Project’s 4 cycles of argument writing in 2017-18 classes.

Institute activities include: exploration of public, personal, and academic argument writing; hands-on experience writing arguments and participating in creative argument activities; practice working with informational and mulitmodal texts; collaborative inquiry into argument writing pedagogy and approaches to teaching argument that foster mutual understanding, civil discourse, and inquiry rather than only “winning.”

Details

Start:
June 12
End:
June 29
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Website:
http://www.unl.edu/newp/summer-institutes

Organizer

Dr. Rachael Wendler Shah

Venue

Andrews Hall
625 N 14th Street
Lincoln, NE 68508 United States
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Website:
https://maps.unl.edu/ANDR

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