Articles by: Jane Higgins

NYCWP Student Voices: Arlina Monira

NYCWP Student Voices: Arlina Monira

Wrapped in shadows by Arlina Monira 7th Grade at P.S./M.S. 194 The moon shone, revealing its beauty through the clouds that trapped the glow like doors, capturing the shimmering light. Isabella leaned against the wall of her bay window, lost inside of a world of which only she knew of. It […]

ELLs Summer in the City

ELLs Summer in the City

Current Grade 9 English Language Learners (ELLs) * are invited to attend Youth Voices: NYC Writing Project. A program designed for ELLs with a focus on reading, writing, and digital media. Youth Voices will connect students’ academic learning with their personal passions and wider concerns. This program does not award […]

New Media Arts – Youth Remixing History

New Media Arts – Youth Remixing History

Interested in a media arts career? In this exciting new course you will create a website about a social issue important to you while learning how to shoot video, take photos. edit in Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Premiere! Metro cards and lunch provided! Earn 1 BCC college credit!  July 5 […]

The New York City Writing Project is CTLE-Approved

The New York City Writing Project is CTLE-Approved

As of March 2016, the New York Board of Regents established new Continuing Teacher and Leader Education (CTLE) requirements for all professional and Level III teaching assistant certificate holders. The New York City Writing Project is CTLE-approved. All programs and workshops provide CTLE hours that will contribute to teachers’ 100 […]

NYCWP Voices: Poems by Ingrid Chung

NYCWP Voices: Poems by Ingrid Chung

Once monthly, the New York City Writing Project celebrates the teacher-as-writer by publishing works of poetry and prose written by its teachers. If you are interested in submitting your work to NYCWP Voices, please read the submissions guidelines and submit your work by email to voices@nycwritingproject.org.   Spun Nightmare for the […]

May 19, 2018: 20th Annual Teacher-to-Teacher Conference

May 19, 2018: 20th Annual Teacher-to-Teacher Conference

NYCWP Teacher-to-Teacher Conference is now accepting workshop and roundtable proposals. Do you have an idea or a teaching strategy that you would like to share and discuss with fellow NYC teachers? Submit your proposal for a workshop or roundtable for the 20th Annual Teacher-to-Teacher Conference. Imbolo Mbue, author of Behold the […]

NYCWP Voices: Poems by Eleni M.R.

NYCWP Voices: Poems by Eleni M.R.

Once monthly, the New York City Writing Project celebrates the teacher-as-writer by publishing works of poetry and prose written by its teachers. If you are interested in submitting your work to NYCWP Voices, please read the submissions guidelines and submit your work by email to voices@nycwritingproject.org.   Space The space between […]

NYCWP Voices: “Schatzie’s” by Naomi Person

NYCWP Voices: “Schatzie’s” by Naomi Person

Once monthly, the New York City Writing Project celebrates the teacher-as-writer by publishing works of poetry and prose written by its teachers. If you are interested in submitting your work to NYCWP Voices, please read the submissions guidelines and submit your work by email to voices@nycwritingproject.org.   Schatzie’s -Naomi Person      […]

Summer Invitational Leadership Institute

Summer Invitational Leadership Institute

  Apply at bit.ly/NYCWPLead2017

Spring Writing Marathon at Poets House

Spring Writing Marathon at Poets House

  RSVP at bit.ly/PoetsHouseNYCWP