- Focuses on the 3 S’s of writing: steps, structures, and style.
- Guides writers of any age from a one sentence response to a multi-paragraph essay in all three major domains of writing.
- Cultivates higher level thinking, creativity, and collaboration.
- Builds quality before quantity so student writing is always worth the time.
Common Core Aligned
- Teaches 100% of the Writing and Language Common Core Standards.
- Addresses many of the other Literacy Standards through our units and lessons.
- Notably the only K-12th grade Common Core aligned writing program.
Superior Research and Development
- Developed alongside Common Core.
- Built upon evidence-based methods and best practices.
- Provides powerful feedback through diagnostic rubrics.
- Offers constantly upgraded and enhanced resources.
Comprehensive and Complete
- One manual. One website. Everything you need to teach every type of writing.
- Makes writing relevant and doable.
- Brings meaningful writing into every classroom.
- Gradually increases students’ autonomy of their writings.
- Celebrates every teacher's role in making growth happen as test scores rise (and oh will they ever!).
- Leads to double-digit gains on state and national assessments after the first year of implementation.
- Improves students’ writing skills and confidence across all content areas.
- Inspires teachers to create writing activities across the curriculum.
- Builds a school wide culture that cultivates articulate, adept, analytical writers in every classroom.