Articles by: Jane Higgins

Crafting a Writing Project Workshop – January 9th, 2016

Crafting a Writing Project Workshop – January 9th, 2016

  This workshop is currently SOLD OUT. If you are interested in attending, please place your name on the waiting list for this session. If you have questions, please contact admin@nycwritingproject.org.  

#T2T16 Call for Conference Proposals

#T2T16 Call for Conference Proposals

  Apply today to facilitate a workshop or a panel at the New York City Writing Project’s 18th annual Teacher to Teacher Conference (#T2T16) on Saturday April 2, 2016. The conference brings together teachers of all grades and content area from NYC and the surrounding areas to share their practice with colleagues […]

Volunteer as a Juror: Scholastic Art & Writing Awards!

Volunteer as a Juror: Scholastic Art & Writing Awards!

The New York City Writing Project is excited to have been invited to participate with the 2016 NYC Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, the longest running scholarship and recognition program for creative teens. New York City alone receives over 5,000 writing submissions for the competition.   We are in the process […]

Director’s Notebook: NWP Annual Meeting 2016

Director’s Notebook: NWP Annual Meeting 2016

  Dear NYCWP Community, Every November, the National Writing Project gathers for its Annual Meeting the week prior to Thanksgiving. This year, my travel was funded by HIVE Digital Media Learning Fund, for which I am very grateful. The Annual Meeting is wonderful; I always look forward to gathering with […]

Opportunity for NYCWP teachers with NJ SEEDS

Opportunity for NYCWP teachers with NJ SEEDS

The NYCWP has been fortunate to have the opportunity to partner with NJ SEEDS. We are now excited to share an opportunity with NJ SEEDS with our community, in the hope that our teachers will choose to get involved with their College Scholar Program (CSP), which will work with low-income […]

We’re Taking the Met again on 5/20/16 – Save the Date!

We’re Taking the Met again on 5/20/16 – Save the Date!

  The NYCWP will again join the Metropolitan Museum of Art and its many community partners for the next Teens Take the Met, which will be held on May 20th, 2016. This event is free for teens 13+ and a great opportunity to get involved not only with the NYCWP, but […]

#T2T16 Keynote Speakers Announcement!

#T2T16 Keynote Speakers Announcement!

Winter Writing Marathon at MCNY!

Winter Writing Marathon at MCNY!

    The NYCWP will host our winter 2016 Writing Marathon at the Museum of the City of New York on Saturday, January 23rd, 2016, from 10:00 am – 1:00 pm. Those who would like to join us for lunch at a nearby restaurant after the marathon are welcome to […]

Save The Date: NYCWP Workshops on February 1st Chancellor’s Day

Save The Date: NYCWP Workshops on February 1st Chancellor’s Day

  The New York City Writing Project will provide professional learning workshops on the next NYCDOE Chancellor’s Day, February 2, 2016. Please note that this is a Chancellor’s Day for high school teachers, and that teachers of grades K-8 who would like to attend will need to receive permission from […]

NYCWP Voices: “Aren’t You Glad We Met?” by Marina Lombardo

NYCWP Voices: “Aren’t You Glad We Met?” by Marina Lombardo

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.   Aren’t You Glad We […]