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UT Martin hosts annual West Tennessee Writing Project


Contact 1: Erin Chesnut


MARTIN, Tenn. – WEST TENNESSEE WRITING PROJECT – The University of Tennessee at Martin Department of English and Modern Foreign Languages hosted the weeklong West Tennessee Writing Project for regional educators June 25-29. UT Martin serves as one of 200 sites for the National Writing Project and has hosted the workshop for 24 years. Participating educators can earn up to 30 hours of professional development by completing the workshop. Pictured are (l-r) Addy Byars, Lakewood Middle School; Doug Billings, Ripley Middle School; Lana Warren, Obion County Central High School; Dr. Jenny Brandon, Ripley Middle School; Dr. David Carithers, UT Martin department chair, associate professor of English and workshop coordinator; Delta Newhouse; Lake County High School; and TeAnna Thomas, Union City Elementary.

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