Welcome to the Western Massachusetts Writing Project!

WMWP is a local site of the National Writing Project, sponsored by the University of Massachusetts Amherst Department of English and College of Humanities and Fine Arts. WMWP provides professional development and literacy leadership programs by teachers for teachers. A growing number of educators in the region call WMWP their professional home.

WMWP appoints 3 new co-directors

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

As an organization dedicated to fostering teacher leadership, WMWP is pleased to announce the appointment of three new co-directors: Chris Rea as Co-Director of the Summer Leadership Institute, Emily Lent Hemingway as Co-Director of Teacher Programs, and Heather Brown as Co-Director of Youth and Family Programs.

All three were interviewed for the positions in June and subsequently approved by the Executive Board.