• Power of Words

    Writers with Power

    Join us in our upcoming workshops, group activities, trainings, and other unique experiences as we work together to build a foundation of writing knowledge and experience that will empower our students to truly use the pen to shape and form the future of our world!

  • Collaborating

    High Quality Professional Development

    As professionals we come together to learn from other professionals.  In these times together we are sharpened and challenged as writers so that what we bring back to our students is a wealth of knowledge and experience.  And for ourselves?  We are able to walk away with a tremendously powerful ...

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    Personal Reflection

    Whether you do it to clear your brain, organize future plans, to express a myriad of emotions, or just out of the shear pleasure, writing is something that empowers all of us in a way few other outlets can.

Thank you for visiting our developing site.  As you can see we are undergoing some serious construction, or for those of you writers, revisions.  This is in conjunction with our redevelopment and refocusing of our vision and purpose to support teachers across our region.

Please come back often as we work hard to increase our ability to support writers in the classroom with research, trainings, and new opportunities.  This is an exciting season to be a part of NIWP and we look forward to connecting with you during this positive transitions!

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Please enjoy your time as you look through our site exploring the many resources, classes, retreats, and conferences available to you.  We are currently under construction and more resources will be added regularly as we continue this process.  Thank you for your graciousness and please come back often to see what new surprises await you!

For more information about the Northwest Inland Writing Project please contact:

Mary Orr

NIWP Director

College of Education

University of Idaho

Coeur d’Alene, ID