About Us

UPUWP Members

The Upper Peninsula Writing Project (UPWP) was established in 1978 and was reorganized in 1996 on the campus of Northern Michigan University. We are a university based organization of, by, and for teachers of writing at all grade levels and in all disciplines. A site of the National Writing Project (NWP), the UPWP is committed to improving writing and learning in the nation’s schools to provide instructional leadership and professional teacher development.