SUMMER 2022 COURSES ARE POSTED!
Our summer course schedule is set here at District Writers’ Academy! We hope you’ll check out our offerings, both creative and academic. COLLEGE ESSAY FOR THE WIN: We’ll be offering…Read More
GAITHERSBURG BOOK FESTIVAL
On Saturday, May 21, District Writers’ Academy is excited to participate, for the first time, in the Gaithersburg Book Festival, a long-standing and beloved tradition for lovers of books and…Read More
Tips for Writing the College Common App Essay
Helping students with their college Common App essay is one of my favorite jobs as a writing teacher. It’s a great way to learn more about my students-even those I…Read More
The Importance of Imperfection
When I give my students a writing exercise, I often write along with them, sharing my draft as they share theirs with me. It surprises me that, after all this…Read More