EWP News & Announcements

The Expository Writing Program and Critical Classrooms invites you to join Teacher Talk, this Friday, November 20th from 11:00-12:00 titled, "Graceful Assessment: Valuing Our Own and Students' Labor". As part of EWP’s Critical Classroom Series, Teacher Talk is a pedagogy conversation series that provides a space for graduate instructors, faculty, and staff to share innovative and equitable practices, discuss praxis, and build a supportive teaching community. You are invited to an informal... Read more
The Expository Writing Program (EWP) is proud to announce the the Endorsement in Critical Praxis. This endorsement is a professional development opportunity to be part of a teaching community committed to the development of antiracist, anti-colonial, and equity-oriented pedagogy and praxis. To begin working toward the Endorsement in Critical Praxis, email Nolie Ramsey at bmramsey@uw.edu or Candice Rai at crai@uw.edu. The... Read more
The Expository Writing Program is pleased to invite proposals for the 2020-2021 Diversity, Equity, Inclusion Collaboration Grant (up to $500) that promote antiracist, anti-colonial, and equity-orientated writing praxis and learning environments and that contribute to our teaching community, encourage collaboration, and nurture professional growth. This grant is a fantastic opportunity to frame and make visible the valuable work you and your colleagues are doing and the chance for further... Read more
Call for proposals for Teacher Talk events Teacher Talk is a conversation and workshop series for teachers that seeks to build community, dialogue, and support for innovative and equity-oriented teaching praxis and inclusive learning environments. We invite proposals for events in 2020-2021. Teacher Talk hosts interactive events that run 60-90 minutes, including guided discussions, panels, break-out sessions, roundtables, workshops, and resource sharing. Workshop facilitator stipends up to $150... Read more
The Expository Writing Program and Critical Classrooms invites you to join Teacher Talk next Thursday, May 21st from 1:00-2:30 titled "Strategies for Reading and Engaging Across Modes"   As part of EWP’s Critical Classroom Series, Teacher Talk is a pedagogy conversation series that provides a space for graduate instructors, faculty, and staff to share innovative and equitable practices, discuss praxis, and build a supportive teaching community. In addition to the guiding questions indicated on... Read more
Applications are now being accepted for the 2019-2020 Richard J. Dunn First-Year Teaching Award and the 2019-2020 Joan Webber Award for Outstanding Teaching by Graduate Students in English Department Writing Programs. All qualified instructors are welcome to apply. Applications will be read by a faculty-only committee. These awards honor outstanding teaching by graduate students in the Expository Writing Program and Interdisciplinary Writing Program. The deadline to apply for these awards is... Read more
The Expository Writing Program and Critical Classrooms invites you to join Teacher Talk next Friday, May 1st from 1:00-2:00 titled "The Creative Teacher"   As part of EWP’s Critical Classroom Series, Teacher Talk is a pedagogy conversation series that provides a space for graduate instructors, faculty, and staff to share innovative and equitable practices, discuss praxis, and build a supportive teaching community. In addition to the guiding questions indicated on the flyer and below, please... Read more
The Expository Writing Program and Critical Classrooms invites you to join Teacher Talk this coming Monday, April 20th from 10:00-11:00 facilitated by C.R. Grimmer and Ben Wirth and hosted on Zoom.   As part of EWP’s Critical Classroom Series, Teacher Talk is a pedagogy conversation series that provides a space for graduate instructors, faculty, and staff to share innovative and equitable practices, discuss praxis, and build a supportive teaching community. In addition to the guiding questions... Read more
The Expository Writing Program is inviting applications for five EWP staff positions for the 2020-2021 academic year. These positions are as follows: 2 EWP Assistant Directors (one AD will offer general TA support and one AD will also work in CIC), 2 Liaisons for the UW in the High Schools program, 1 EWP/EOP Assistant Director who will help coordinate our work with the Education Outreach Program As detailed in the attached documents, the deadline for submission is... Read more
The Expository Writing Program and Critical Classrooms invites you to join Teacher Talk next Friday, February 21st from 10-11:15 facilitated by Sumyat Thu. Teacher Talk is a discussion series with the goal of creating a space for graduate instructors and faculty to come together and share resources, discuss praxis, and present innovative practices. This is a fantastic opportunity for both new and returning instructors to collaborate with others in the department and our teaching community.... Read more

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