COMMITMENT AND RECOMMENDATION FORM

COMMITMENT AND RECOMMENDATION FORM
*This form should be completed by a school principal or designated administrator and
submitted to the Philadelphia Writing Project by April 22, 2016.
Directions for Administrator: Please enter the applicant’s name in the space below and write one
to three sentences in each area.
__________________________________ is applying for a fellowship in the 2016 Invitational
Institute in Writing and Literacy sponsored by the Philadelphia Writing Project at the
Graduate School of Education, University of Pennsylvania.
In working within my school, this educator has impressed me in the following areas:
1. Classroom Teaching
2. Interaction with Colleagues
3. Use of Writing and Reading
4. Additional Areas (optional)
As principal, I recognize that PhilWP Teacher Consultants share what they have learned with
colleagues. I understand that participation may include one-to-one visitation, faculty
meetings, or workshops that take place within my school or other schools. I offer my
cooperation and support for the program and for any Philadelphia Writing Project Teacher
Consultant who may enter my school. I will also support the participation of the educator
named above in national conferences where he/she may contribute to and benefit from
national discourses on teaching and learning.
Principal’s signature
Email address
Date
Phone number
As an applicant to the Philadelphia Writing Project, I realize that Teacher Consultants share
what they have learned with colleagues. I understand that participation may include one-toone cross-visitation, faculty meetings, or workshops that take place within my school or other
schools. With my acknowledgment of this, I am applying to PhilWP with the desire to be an
active participant and Teacher Consultant.
Applicant’s signature
Email address
Date
Phone number
4201 Spruce St., Philadelphia, PA. 19104; Fax: 215.746.1784; Email: [email protected]
rev. 3/3/16