Welcome! SWIFTPENS provides educators with curriculum, instruction, and on-line staff development to improve and change student writing.

This website provides a best practice approach to assist students with:
  • Writing to Learn
  • Learning to Write
  • MME/MEAP Writing
  • Blogging
  • Digital Storytelling
  • Web Presence and On-line Portfolios

NCTE - Writing in the 21st Century

Reflective Prompt:

Think about the way you write. How has it changed since you were in school? What is different? What has stayed the same?

Article:
The C's of Change

As you use the website, digital organization is a key component to making the many tools work for you and your students.

Digital Organization

Video:
How to Use del.i.ciou.us Social Bookmarking

Handout:
Getting Started with Delicious