First Annual Write Now Conference

Keys to Literacy Event

Join us for Keys to Literacy's First Annual National Writing Conference!


Write Now: Keys to Effective Writing Instruction

Practical, Evidence-Based Teaching Practices Aligned to The Writing Rope


Since 2007, Keys to Literacy has provided high-quality, engaging, professional development that is aligned to evidence-based literacy instruction. This conference brings together thought leaders and practitioners in the field of writing to share practical instructional strategies for teaching writing in grades K-12.

The conference keynote will be given by Joan Sedita, author of The Writing Rope, and will focus on the importance of integrating reading and writing instruction. There will be nine sessions covering topics designed for elementary and secondary educators, ranging from sentence writing to using writing to learn. The day will end with a panel of experts addressing student writing achievement.  Participants can attend virtual-live webinar sessions from experts in the field on the day of the conference, and watch recordings of all eleven sessions.

Speakers and session topics coming soon!


Conference Information

  • Live-Virtual Conference Date: November 15, 2024 9:00 – 3:00 EST
  • Cost: $49
  • A certificate of participation will be provided.
  • Two weeks prior to the conference, you will receive an email with information and links to access the webinar sessions, and for accessing recordings after the conference.

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Who Should Participate

K-12 administrators, leaders, teachers and coaches interested in practical suggestions for evidence-based writing instruction


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(November 15, 2024: First Annual Write Now Conference)
November 15, 2024:First Annual Write Now Conference
$ 49.00


We are closely monitoring the COVID-19 situation and the impact on our employees and the schools where we provide professional development.

During this time period when onsite, face-to-face training and coaching is not possible, we offer multiple options for accessing our literacy PD content and instructional practices.

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