Courses for Educators

The Writing Revolution offers live online courses that prepare educators of all subjects and grades to implement the Hochman Method.

These courses provide teachers and school leaders with the tools to implement effective writing instructional strategies in all subjects. 


For more information on district training & partnerships, including pricing and customizable packages, please email info@thewritingrevolution.org.

Advancing Thinking Through Writing

This course introduces participants to the Hochman Method, an explicit set of sequenced strategies for teaching expository writing that can be integrated into any content. Specific strategies are presented to improve the structure, coherence, and clarity of students’ writing, beginning at the sentence level. The focus moves to outlines, paragraphs, and compositions. Participants will also learn how to teach note-taking, summarization, and revision. There are opportunities to practice and create activities as well as receive feedback from TWR faculty. This course is open to all educators in grades 3-12 but is especially suited to teachers (including Special Education and ENL) of English and social studies.

This course will be held over 6 sessions. All sessions will be 9:30am-11:30am ET.

Registration Deadline: July 1, 2022, at 3 PM ET

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Jul 06 - Aug 10
Session Dates:
Jul 06, Jul 13, Jul 20, Jul 27, Aug 03, Aug 10
Fees: $1,000 per educator
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Advancing Thinking Through Writing

This course introduces participants to the Hochman Method, an explicit set of sequenced strategies for teaching expository writing that can be integrated into any content. Specific strategies are presented to improve the structure, coherence, and clarity of students’ writing, beginning at the sentence level. The focus moves to outlines, paragraphs, and compositions. Participants will also learn how to teach note-taking, summarization, and revision. There are opportunities to practice and create activities as well as receive feedback from TWR faculty. This course is open to all educators in grades 3-12 but is especially suited to teachers (including Special Education and ENL) of English and social studies.

This course will be held over 6 sessions. All sessions will be 1pm-3pm ET.

Registration Deadline: July 14, 2022, at 3 PM

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Jul 19 - Aug 23
Session Dates:
Jul 19, Jul 26, Aug 02, Aug 09, Aug 16, Aug 23
Fees: $1,000 per educator
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Advancing Thinking Through Writing

This course introduces participants to the Hochman Method, an explicit set of sequenced strategies for teaching expository writing that can be integrated into any content. Specific strategies are presented to improve the structure, coherence, and clarity of students’ writing, beginning at the sentence level. The focus moves to outlines, paragraphs, and compositions. Participants will also learn how to teach note-taking, summarization, and revision. There are opportunities to practice and create activities as well as receive feedback from TWR faculty. This course is open to all educators in grades 3-12 but is especially suited to teachers (including Special Education and ENL) of English and social studies.

This course will be held over 7 sessions:

Session 1: 7/20 - 9am-11am ET
Session 2: 7/20 - 1pm-3pm ET
Session 3: 8/11 - 2:30pm-4:30pm ET
Session 4: 8/18 - 3pm-4:30pm ET
Session 5: 9/8 - 3pm-4:30pm ET
Session 6: 9/22 - 3pm-4:30pm ET
Session 7: 10/6 - 3pm-4:30pm ET

Registration Deadline: July 15, 3pm ET

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Jul 20 - Oct 06
Session Dates:
Jul 20, Jul 20, Aug 11, Aug 18, Sep 08, Sep 22, Oct 06
Fees: $1,000 per educator
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Advancing Thinking Through Writing

This course introduces participants to the Hochman Method, an explicit set of sequenced strategies for teaching expository writing that can be integrated into any content. Specific strategies are presented to improve the structure, coherence, and clarity of students’ writing, beginning at the sentence level. The focus moves to outlines, paragraphs, and compositions. Participants will also learn how to teach note-taking, summarization, and revision. There are opportunities to practice and create activities as well as receive feedback from TWR faculty. This course is open to all educators in grades 3-12 but is especially suited to teachers (including Special Education and ENL) of English and social studies.

This course will be held over 6 sessions:
Session 1: 8/16 - 8:30am-10:30am ET
Session 2: 8/16 - 12:30pm-2:30pm ET
Session 3: 9/23 - 8:30am-10:30am ET
Session 4: 9/23 - 12:30pm-2:30pm ET
Session 5: 10/21 - 8:30am-10:30am ET
Session 6: 10/21 - 12:30pm-2:30pm ET

Registration Deadline: August 12, 2022, at 3 PM

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Aug 16 - Oct 21
Session Dates:
Aug 16, Aug 16, Sep 23, Sep 23, Oct 21, Oct 21
Fees: $1,000 per educator
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Advancing Thinking Through Writing

This course introduces participants to the Hochman Method, an explicit set of sequenced strategies for teaching expository writing that can be integrated into any content. Specific strategies are presented to improve the structure, coherence, and clarity of students’ writing, beginning at the sentence level. The focus moves to outlines, paragraphs, and compositions. Participants will also learn how to teach note-taking, summarization, and revision. There are opportunities to practice and create activities as well as receive feedback from TWR faculty. This course is open to all educators in grades 3-12 but is especially suited to teachers (including Special Education and ENL) of English and social studies.

This course will be held over 6 sessions:

Session 1: 8/17 - 11am-1pm ET
Session 2: 8/17 - 2pm-4pm ET
Session 3: 8/24 - 11am-1pm ET
Session 4: 8/24 - 2pm-4pm ET
Session 5: 9/22 - 1pm-3pm ET
Session 6: 10/20 - 1pm-3pm ET

Registration Deadline: June 9, 2022, at 3 PM ET

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Aug 17 - Oct 20
Session Dates:
Aug 17, Aug 17, Aug 24, Aug 24, Sep 22, Oct 20
Fees: $1,000 per educator
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Advancing Thinking Through Writing

This course introduces participants to the Hochman Method, an explicit set of sequenced strategies for teaching expository writing that can be integrated into any content. Specific strategies are presented to improve the structure, coherence, and clarity of students’ writing, beginning at the sentence level. The focus moves to outlines, paragraphs, and compositions. Participants will also learn how to teach note-taking, summarization, and revision. There are opportunities to practice and create activities as well as receive feedback from TWR faculty. This course is open to all educators in grades 3-12 but is especially suited to teachers (including Special Education and ENL) of English and social studies.

This course will be held over 6 sessions:
Session 1: 8/18 - 9am-11am ET
Session 2: 8/18 - 12pm-2pm ET
Session 3: 8/19 - 8:30am-10:30am ET
Session 4: 8/19 - 11am-1pm ET
Session 5: 10/7 - 9am-11am ET
Session 6: 10/7 - 12pm-2pm ET

Registration Deadline: August 15, 2022, at 3 PM ET

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Aug 18 - Oct 07
Session Dates:
Aug 18, Aug 18, Aug 19, Aug 19, Oct 07, Oct 07
Fees: $1,000 per educator
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Advancing Thinking Through Writing K-2

This course introduces Kindergarten through 2nd-grade educators to the Hochman Method, an explicit set of sequenced strategies for teaching expository writing that can be integrated into any content. Educators will learn specific TWR strategies that build the vocabulary and language skills necessary for future success in writing. TWR faculty will present age-appropriate examples and techniques for scaffolding and differentiation. There will be opportunities to practice and create activities as well as receive feedback from TWR faculty. This course is intended exclusively for K-2 educators to be taken in lieu of Advancing Thinking Through Writing.

This course will be held over 4 sessions. All sessions will be 9:30am-11:30am ET.

Registration Deadline: July 8, 2022, at 3 PM ET

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Jul 13 - Aug 03
Session Dates:
Jul 13, Jul 20, Jul 27, Aug 03
Fees: $800 per educator
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Advancing Thinking Through Writing K-2

This course introduces Kindergarten through 2nd-grade educators to the Hochman Method, an explicit set of sequenced strategies for teaching expository writing that can be integrated into any content. Educators will learn specific TWR strategies that build the vocabulary and language skills necessary for future success in writing. TWR faculty will present age-appropriate examples and techniques for scaffolding and differentiation. There will be opportunities to practice and create activities as well as receive feedback from TWR faculty. This course is intended exclusively for K-2 educators to be taken in lieu of Advancing Thinking Through Writing.

This course will be held over 4 sessions:

Session 1: 8/15 - 9:30am-11:30am ET
Session 2: 8/15 - 12:30pm-2:30pm ET
Session 3: 8/22 - 9:30am-11:30am ET
Session 4: 8/22 - 12:30pm-2:30pm ET

Registration Deadline: August 11, 2022, at 3 PM

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Aug 15 - Aug 22
Session Dates:
Aug 15, Aug 15, Aug 22, Aug 22
Fees: $800 per educator
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Advancing Thinking Through Writing in STEM

This course will introduce STEM educators to the Hochman Method, a proven, evidence-based approach to teaching writing that improves students’ writing, reading, thinking, and overall mathematical and scientific literacy. Participants will learn strategies that can be integrated into any STEM content. There will be opportunities to both practice and create activities, as well as receive feedback from TWR faculty. This course is open to all STEM educators, but is especially suited for grades 3-12 science and math educators to be taken in lieu of Advancing Thinking Through Writing.

This course will be held over 4 sessions:
Session 1: 8/16 - 8:30am-10:30am ET
Session 2: 8/16 - 12:30pm-2:30pm ET
Session 3: 9/23 - 8:30am-10:30am
Session 4: 9/23 - 12:30pm-2:30pm ET

Registration Deadline: August 12, 2022, at 3 PM ET

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Aug 16 - Sep 23
Session Dates:
Aug 16, Aug 16, Sep 23, Sep 23
Fees: $800 per educator
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Advancing Thinking Through Writing in STEM

This course will introduce STEM educators to the Hochman Method, a proven, evidence-based approach to teaching writing that improves students’ writing, reading, thinking, and overall mathematical and scientific literacy. Participants will learn strategies that can be integrated into any STEM content. There will be opportunities to both practice and create activities, as well as receive feedback from TWR faculty. This course is open to all STEM educators, but is especially suited for grades 3-12 science and math educators to be taken in lieu of Advancing Thinking Through Writing.

This course will be held over 4 sessions:
Session 1: 8/18 - 9am-11am ET
Session 2: 8/18 - 12pm-2pm ET
Session 3: 8/19 - 8:30am-10:30am
Session 4: 8/19 - 11am-1pm ET

Registration Deadline: August 15, 2022, at 3 PM ET

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Aug 18 - Aug 19
Session Dates:
Aug 18, Aug 18, Aug 19, Aug 19
Fees: $800 per educator
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Leading the Revolution: School Leader Workshop

Prerequisite: Advancing Thinking Through Writing

This workshop is intended for school and district-level administrators involved in the implementation of TWR. This workshop will deepen leaders’ understanding of the core values of TWR and the key components of a successful implementation of the Hochman Method. These components include how to give teachers feedback on their TWR instruction and achieve consistency of implementation across grade levels and content areas.

This workshop will be held over 3 sessions. Each session will be 5pm - 7pm ET

Registration Deadline: July 15, 2022, at 3 PM

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Jul 19 - Aug 02
Session Dates:
Jul 19, Jul 26, Aug 02
Fees: $500 per educator
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Advancing Thinking Through Writing

This course introduces participants to the Hochman Method, an explicit set of sequenced strategies for teaching expository writing that can be integrated into any content. Specific strategies are presented to improve the structure, coherence, and clarity of students’ writing, beginning at the sentence level. The focus moves to outlines, paragraphs, and compositions. Participants will also learn how to teach note-taking, summarization, and revision. There are opportunities to practice and create activities as well as receive feedback from TWR faculty. This course is open to all educators in grades 3-12 but is especially suited to teachers (including Special Education and ENL) of English and social studies.

This course will be held over 6 sessions:

Session 1: 6/13 - 11:30am-1:30pm ET
Session 2: 6/13 - 3pm-5pm ET
Session 3: 6/14 - 11:30am-1:30pm ET
Session 4: 6/14 - 3pm-5pm ET
Session 5: 6/15 - 11:30am-1:30pm ET
Session 6: 6/15 - 3pm-5pm ET

Registration Deadline: June 9, 2022, at 3 PM ET

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Jun 13 - Jun 15
Session Dates:
Jun 13, Jun 13, Jun 14, Jun 14, Jun 15, Jun 15
Fees: $1,000 per educator
Registration Closed
Classroom Planning & Implementation Workshop – Elementary (Australia-friendly time!)

Prerequisite: Advancing Thinking Through Writing

This workshop is intended for elementary educators (grades 1-5). In this workshop, teachers learn research-based practices for effectively incorporating the TWR strategies learned in the ATTW course in their classroom instruction, including best practices for planning and implementing TWR into classroom instruction, how to use assessment to inform instructional decisions, and ways to create an engaging and motivating writing environment.

This workshop will be held over 4 sessions. Each session will be 5 pm - 6:30 pm ET

Registration Deadline: June 6, 2022, at 3 PM

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Jun 07 - Jun 28
Session Dates:
Jun 07, Jun 14, Jun 21, Jun 28
Fees: $500 per educator
Registration Closed
Classroom Planning & Implementation Workshop – Secondary (Australia-friendly time!)

Prerequisite: Advancing Thinking Through Writing

This workshop is intended for secondary educators (grades 6-12). In this workshop, teachers learn research-based practices for effectively incorporating the TWR strategies learned in the ATTW course in their classroom instruction, including best practices for planning and implementing TWR into classroom instruction, how to use assessment to inform instructional decisions, and ways to create an engaging and motivating writing environment. This workshop is especially suited to teachers (including Special Education and ENL) of English and social studies.

This workshop will be held over 4 sessions. All sessions will be 5-6:30 PM ET.

Registration Deadline: June 6, 2022, at 3 PM

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Jun 08 - Jun 29
Session Dates:
Jun 08, Jun 15, Jun 22, Jun 29
Fees: $500 per educator
Registration Closed
Advancing Thinking Through Writing in STEM

This course will introduce STEM educators to the Hochman Method, a proven, evidence-based approach to teaching writing that improves students’ writing, reading, thinking, and overall mathematical and scientific literacy. Participants will learn strategies that can be integrated into any STEM content. There will be opportunities to both practice and create activities, as well as receive feedback from TWR faculty. This course is open to all STEM educators, but is especially suited for grades 3-12 science and math educators to be taken in lieu of Advancing Thinking Through Writing.

This course will be held over 4 sessions. All sessions will be 12 pm - 2 pm ET.

Registration Deadline: May 27, 2022, at 3 PM

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Jun 02 - Jun 23
Session Dates:
Jun 02, Jun 09, Jun 16, Jun 23
Fees: $800 per educator
Registration Closed
Advancing Thinking Through Writing K-2

This course introduces Kindergarten through 2nd-grade educators to the Hochman Method, an explicit set of sequenced strategies for teaching expository writing that can be integrated into any content. Educators will learn specific TWR strategies that build the vocabulary and language skills necessary for future success in writing. TWR faculty will present age-appropriate examples and techniques for scaffolding and differentiation. There will be opportunities to practice and create activities as well as receive feedback from TWR faculty. This course is intended exclusively for K-2 educators to be taken in lieu of Advancing Thinking Through Writing.

This course will be held over 4 sessions. Sessions 1-3 will be 12pm - 2pm ET. Session 4 will be 12pm-1pm ET.

Please note that there will be optional collaboration sessions throughout the course. During these sessions, teachers will have the opportunity to collaborate with one another on creating a TWR activity for their content area.

Registration Deadline: May 27, 2022, at 3 PM

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Jun 02 - Jun 23
Session Dates:
Jun 02, Jun 09, Jun 16, Jun 23
Fees: $800 per educator
Registration Closed
Advancing Thinking Through Writing

This course introduces participants to the Hochman Method, an explicit set of sequenced strategies for teaching expository writing that can be integrated into any content. Specific strategies are presented to improve the structure, coherence, and clarity of students’ writing, beginning at the sentence level. The focus moves to outlines, paragraphs, and compositions. Participants will also learn how to teach note-taking, summarization, and revision. There are opportunities to practice and create activities as well as receive feedback from TWR faculty. This course is open to all educators in grades 3-12 but is especially suited to teachers (including Special Education and ENL) of English and social studies.

This course will be held over 5 sessions. Sessions 1-4 will be 12pm-2:15pm ET. Session 5 will be 12pm-2pm ET.

Please note that there will be optional collaboration sessions throughout the course. During these sessions, teachers will have the opportunity to collaborate with one another on creating a TWR activity for their content area.

Registration Deadline: May 19, 2022, at 3 PM

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Jun 02 - Jun 30
Session Dates:
Jun 02, Jun 09, Jun 16, Jun 23, Jun 30
Fees: $1,000 per educator
Registration Closed
Supporting the Revolution: Teacher Leader Workshop

Prerequisite: Classroom Planning and Implementation Workshop

This workshop is intended for educators who have demonstrated exemplary TWR planning and instruction and will be supporting the school-wide implementation of TWR. During this workshop, educators learn how to support colleagues with TWR planning and instruction, including how to use writing assessments to monitor implementation progress and inform school-wide pacing.

This workshop will be held over 4 sessions. All sessions will be 2pm-3:30pm ET.

Registration Deadline: May 16, 2022, at 3 PM

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May 18 - Jun 15
Session Dates:
May 18, May 25, Jun 08, Jun 15
Fees: $500 per educator
Registration Closed
Advancing Thinking Through Writing

This course introduces participants to the Hochman Method, an explicit set of sequenced strategies for teaching expository writing that can be integrated into any content. Specific strategies are presented to improve the structure, coherence, and clarity of students’ writing, beginning at the sentence level. The focus moves to outlines, paragraphs, and compositions. Participants will also learn how to teach note-taking, summarization, and revision. There are opportunities to practice and create activities as well as receive feedback from TWR faculty. This course is open to all educators in grades 3-12 but is especially suited to teachers (including Special Education and ENL) of English and social studies.

This course will be held over 6 sessions. Sessions 1-4 will be 1pm-3pm ET. Sessions 5-6 will be 1pm-2:30pm ET.

Please note that there will be optional collaboration sessions throughout the course. During these sessions, teachers will have the opportunity to collaborate with one another on creating a TWR activity for their content area.

Registration Deadline: May 12, 2022, at 3 PM

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May 16 - Jun 13
Session Dates:
May 16, May 23, May 24, May 31, Jun 06, Jun 13
Fees: $1,000 per educator
Registration Closed
Advancing Thinking Through Writing

This course introduces participants to the Hochman Method, an explicit set of sequenced strategies for teaching expository writing that can be integrated into any content. Specific strategies are presented to improve the structure, coherence, and clarity of students’ writing, beginning at the sentence level. The focus moves to outlines, paragraphs, and compositions. Participants will also learn how to teach note-taking, summarization, and revision. There are opportunities to practice and create activities as well as receive feedback from TWR faculty. This course is open to all educators in grades 3-12 but is especially suited to teachers (including Special Education and ENL) of English and social studies.

This course will be held over 6 sessions. Sessions 1 and 3 will be 9am-11am ET. Sessions 2 and 4 will be 12:30pm-2:30pm ET. Session 5 will be 9-10:30am ET and Session 6 will be 12:30pm-2pm ET.

Please note that there will be optional collaboration sessions throughout the course. During these sessions, teachers will have the opportunity to collaborate with one another on creating a TWR activity for their content area.

Registration Deadline: March 23, 2022, at 3 PM

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Mar 25 - Jul 19
Session Dates:
Mar 25, Mar 25, Jun 30, Jun 30, Jul 19, Jul 19
Fees: $1,000 per educator
Registration Closed
Advancing Thinking Through Writing K-2

This course introduces Kindergarten through 2nd-grade educators to the Hochman Method, an explicit set of sequenced strategies for teaching expository writing that can be integrated into any content. Educators will learn specific TWR strategies that build the vocabulary and language skills necessary for future success in writing. TWR faculty will present age-appropriate examples and techniques for scaffolding and differentiation. There will be opportunities to practice and create activities as well as receive feedback from TWR faculty. This course is intended exclusively for K-2 educators to be taken in lieu of Advancing Thinking Through Writing.

This course will be held over 4 sessions. Sessions 1 and 3 will be 9am-11am ET. Sessions 2 and 4 will be 12:30PM-2PM ET.

Please note that there will be optional collaboration sessions throughout the course. During these sessions, teachers will have the opportunity to collaborate with one another on creating a TWR activity for their content area.

Registration Deadline: March 23, 2022, at 3 PM

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Mar 25 - Jun 30
Session Dates:
Mar 25, Mar 25, Jun 30, Jun 30
Fees: $800 per educator
Registration Closed

2022 School Discount

Each of the following discounts applies to schools that send multiple educators to the same section of a course or workshop.

  • 2+ educators = 10% discount

  • 10+ educators = 15% discount

  • 15+ educators = 20% discount

The school principal is invited to attend Advancing Thinking Through Writing I at no fee with the enrollment of at least one paid educator from their school.

2022 District Discount

For information about district pricing, please complete the form. TWR will be in touch with you to discuss your district’s needs.

CTLE Credit

The Writing Revolution is an approved Continuing Teacher and Leader Education (CTLE) Sponsor for New York school districts. As such, NYS teachers who successfully complete TWR courses may earn clock hours toward their CTLE requirement. Because activities in TWR courses include scaffolded strategies designed for all students, including ELLs/MLLs, in mastering core content, these hours may also be used toward the minimum requirement in language acquisition addressing the needs of English Language Learners.

Questions?

For more information, contact enrollment@thewritingrevolution.org.

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