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 9 sessions. Sessions 1-8 will be 2:25pm-3:40pm ET. Session 9 will be 2:25pm-3:25pm 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: February 3, 2022, at 3 PM

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Feb 07, Feb 14, Feb 28, Mar 07, Mar 14, Mar 21, Mar 28, Apr 04, Apr 11
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 8 sessions. Sessions 1-6 will be 8:30am-10am ET. Sessions 7-8 will be 8:30am-9:30am 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: February 7, 2022, at 3 PM

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Feb 09, Feb 16, Mar 02, Mar 09, Mar 16, Mar 23, Apr 06, Apr 13
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 11 sessions. All sessions will be 3:10pm-4:10pm 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: February 25, 2022, at 3 PM ET

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Mar 01, Mar 02, Mar 08, Mar 09, Mar 15, Mar 16, Mar 29, Mar 30, Apr 05, Apr 06, Apr 12
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. 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: April 8, 2022, at 3 PM

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Apr 13, Apr 13, May 04, May 04, Jun 01, Jun 01
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. Sessions 1-4 will be 1pm-2pm 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 19, 2022, at 3 PM

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May 23, May 24, May 31, Jun 06, Jun 13, Jun 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 5 sessions. Sessions 1-4 will be 12pm-2:15pm ET. Session 6 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 09, Jun 16, Jun 23, Jun 30
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. Sessions 1 and 3 will be 9:30am - 11:30am ET. Sessions 2 and 4 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: February 10, 2022, at 3 PM

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Feb 14, Feb 14, Feb 15, Feb 15
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 6 sessions. All sessions will be 2:30pm - 3:40pm 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 3, 2022, at 3 PM

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Mar 07, Mar 14, Mar 21, Mar 28, Apr 04, Apr 11
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 6 sessions. All sessions will be 4pm - 5:10pm 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: April 14, 2022, at 3 PM

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Apr 20, Apr 27, May 04, May 11, May 18, May 25
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. 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 09, Jun 16, Jun 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 math and science educators to be taken in lieu of Advancing Thinking Through Writing.

This course will be held over 7 sessions. Sessions 1-4 will be from 2:40 pm - 3:55 pm ET. Sessions 5-7 will be 2:40 pm - 3:40 pm ET.

Registration Deadline: March 10, 2022, at 3 PM

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Mar 14, Mar 21, Mar 28, Apr 04, Apr 11, Apr 25, May 02
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. All sessions will be 12 pm - 2 pm ET.

Registration Deadline: May 27, 2022, at 3 PM

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Jun 02, Jun 09, Jun 16, Jun 23
Fees: $800 per educator
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Classroom Planning & Implementation Workshop (Elementary)

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 1 pm - 2:30 pm ET

Registration Deadline: March 18, 2022, at 3 PM

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Mar 22, Mar 29, Apr 05, Apr 12
Fees: $500 per educator
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Classroom Planning & Implementation Workshop (Secondary)

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 5 sessions. Sessions 1-4 will be 2:40-3:55 PM ET. Session 5 will be 2:40-3:40 PM ET.

Registration Deadline: March 10, 2022, at 3 PM

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Mar 14, Mar 21, Mar 28, Apr 04, Apr 11
Fees: $500 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 4 sessions. Each session will be 1 pm - 2:30 pm ET

Registration Deadline: April 25, 2022, at 3 PM

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Apr 28, May 05, May 12, May 19
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. 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: January 21, 2022, at 3 PM

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Jan 25, Jan 25, Feb 15, Feb 15, Mar 08, Mar 08
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 7 sessions. Session 1 will be 5:30-7:30pm ET. Sessions 2-7 will be 5:30-7pm 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: January 7, 2022, at 3 PM

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Jan 11, Jan 18, Jan 25, Feb 01, Feb 08, Feb 15, Feb 22
Fees: $1,000 per educator
Registration Closed
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 4 sessions. Each session will be 10:30 am - 12 pm ET

Registration Deadline: January 11, 2022, at 3 PM

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Jan 13, Jan 20, Feb 03, Feb 10
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 11 sessions. All sessions will be from 2:40 pm to 3:40 pm 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: December 30, 2021, at 3 PM

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Jan 05, Jan 06, Jan 12, Jan 13, Jan 19, Jan 20, Jan 26, Jan 27, Feb 02, Feb 03, Feb 09
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 9 sessions. Session 1 will be from 9am to 11am ET. Session 2 will be from 1pm to 3pm ET. Sessions 3-9 will be from 4pm-5pm 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: Aug 23, 2021, at 3 PM

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Aug 25, Aug 25, Sep 28, Oct 26, Nov 16, Dec 07, Dec 14, Jan 18, Feb 15
Fees: $1,000 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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