Writing Web links
Teachers: Here are a few great Web sites to help with writing, teaching of writing and additional resources:
digitalteachers.net is a site created by and maintained by Young Writers Project as a community and resource for teachers. This includes best practices in digital writing created by teachers, professional writers and YWP; teacher blogs; links and more.
ywpschools.net is a YWP service offered to Vermont and NH schools: Digital Writing Classrooms. Go to link to find out more.
edutopia.org is a wonderful nonprofit site that has all manner of ideas for integrating digital technology into the classroom.
PBS has a great site for students AND teachers. Here is the link to their lesson plans related to the news: PBS NewsHour Extra.
The OWL, a free writing site administered by Purdue University that offers many ideas and resources for writing. High School and up. http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/
University of Wisconsin/Madison writing center. High School and up. www.wisc.edu/writing/Handbook/