Rebekah Caplan

Rebekah Caplan coordinates the Bay Area Writing Project's (BAWP) professional development programs in collaboration with school districts requesting workshops and programs on the teaching and learning of writing, and is a continuing teacher special programs at the School of Education.


Prior to joining the BAWP Team, she served as a literacy specialist for the National Center on Education and the Economy and its America’s Choice School Design. In this role, Rebekah led literacy workshops nationally for schools seeking guidance in standards- based reforms and also developed curriculum training materials to accompany the work. Rebekah also served as Language Arts Coordinator for the Oakland Unified School District and is a past Co-Director of BAWP.

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