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Professional Development Options
Maupin House offers a variety of professional development options. All are specialized to the school or district’s needs.
Telephone and Email Support↑ back to top
The lead teacher or program facilitator receives free email and telephone support for the life of the program.
Interactive Webinars↑ back to top
Teachers can be trained with interactive webinars at a cost of $199 an hour. The format can be used for small school kickoffs, grade-level orientation, troubleshooting, or to train school writing leaders.
Kick-Off Training↑ back to top
Single Day Training
Trainers work with school leaders to design six-hour training to fit faculty needs. Sessions can include lectures, demonstration lessons, small-group or grade-level groupings, and general writing workshop information.
The cost is $2,900 for a full day, with all expenses included for up to 35 teachers. Additional teachers (up to 50) are $49 each. Additional, full days of consecutive training are discounted 25 percent.
District Support↑ back to top
One full day of implementation training for CraftPlus is included as part of a district sale of four or more schools, even if that sale occurs over a year’s time. Training takes place at a single location on a single date. Long-term district support for teachers or trainers is priced according to each project.
Customized Follow-Up Training
Half-day, multiple-visit, and other customized training options can be developed to suit school and district needs. Inquire with Maupin House here.
Writing Workshop Professional Development↑ back to top
Prices for full-day, interactive workshops are $2,900 a day, all trainer expenses included, for up to 35 participants. Additional teachers are $49 each, up to 50 total per trainer. Long-term district support for customized writing workshop training packages can also be developed to meet learning expectations. Each course includes a professional writing resource. All PD courses can extend from K-8.
Writing Workshop 101: How to Teach Writing with Target Skills™
This full day of training helps teachers and trainers understand how to effectively teach writing craft with Target Skills™ and manage the writing workshop effectively.
Writing in the Content Areas
This full-day interactive workshop demonstrates key strategies that exploit the potential to use writing for comprehension and assessment in content-area studies.
Writing Workshop: Summer Intensives
Help design single- or multi-day training in writing workshop, Target Skills teaching, writing workshop techniques, and writing for reading. Projects priced individually.