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May 3: Book Club Discusses BEHOLD THE DREAMERS

May 3: Book Club Discusses BEHOLD THE DREAMERS

May 3, 2018 Join the New York City Writing Project and the School of Education at Lehman College for our Teacher Book Club! Over an evening, we will gather to read, discuss, and share classroom ideas for the novel Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue. Novelist and short-story teller, Mbue […]

2018 Summer Open Institutes – Registration Coming Soon!

2018 Summer Open Institutes – Registration Coming Soon!

Are you looking for a meaningful and productive professional development experience this summer? The New York City Writing Project will host the Summer Open Institutes this July 2018. Look for updates regarding registration and session offerings. Summer Open Institutes:  Previously called the “New Teachers Institute,” the Summer Open Institutes are […]

Register for the 2018 Teacher-to-Teacher Conference!

Register for the 2018 Teacher-to-Teacher Conference!

Registration for the 2018 Teacher-to-Teacher Conference is open! This year marks the 20th anniversary of the NYCWP Teacher-to-Teacher Conference. Like every year, the conference will feature dozens of workshops and roundtable sessions facilitated by New York City teachers. In these sessions, participants have the opportunity to learn from fellow NYC […]

March 20, 2018: Life-Numbing Lessons: Teaching in the Pain, Drama and Circumstance

March 20, 2018: Life-Numbing Lessons: Teaching in the Pain, Drama and Circumstance

March 20, 2018 Join the New York City Writing Project and Frederick Douglass Academy III teachers and students for a workshop and panel conversation. The discussion will focus on the connections among teaching, learning, and living in the Bronx. Mr. William Green, Chemistry and Forensics teacher, will share the lessons […]

The NYCWP Invitational Leadership Institute is now Accepting Applications

The NYCWP Invitational Leadership Institute is now Accepting Applications

Every summer the New York City Writing Project hosts its Invitational Leadership Institute – the ILI- (formerly the Invitational Summer Institute, ISI), providing teachers with an intensive professional development series that builds skills in writing and the teaching of writing. The ILI will run Monday-Thursday, 10am – 4pm, July 9th […]

March 24, 2018: Youth Voices and LRNG Workshop

March 24, 2018: Youth Voices and LRNG Workshop

March 24, 2018: Youth Voices and LRNG Workshop BUY TICKETS We will invite participants into an exciting new approach to online, blended learning that teachers at local sites of the National Writing Project are helping to develop through partnership with LRNG https://www.lrng.org and with each other through our building, protecting, nurturing, and […]

March 17, 2018 Workshop: Reading, Writing, and Relevancy in the ELA Classroom

March 17, 2018 Workshop: Reading, Writing, and Relevancy in the ELA Classroom

March 17, 2018, 8:45 am – 12:10 pm Workshop: Reading, Writing, and Relevancy in the ELA Classroom Join the New York City Writing Project for a workshop on Saturday, March 17, 2018 to explore approaches for the teaching of reading and writing in the ELA classroom. The workshop asks the questions: […]

Apply to Facilitate a Workshop or Roundtable at the 2018 Teacher-to-Teacher Conference

Apply to Facilitate a Workshop or Roundtable at the 2018 Teacher-to-Teacher Conference

The New York City Writing Project Teacher-to-Teacher Conference will be held on Saturday, May 19, 2018. This year is the 20th annual Teacher-to-Teacher Conference in NYCWP history! The conference features author Imbolo Mbue as the morning keynote and is a full day packed with teacher-created and -facilitated workshops and roundtables on […]

Register for the Assignments Matter 2.0 Chancellor’s Day Workshop

Register for the Assignments Matter 2.0 Chancellor’s Day Workshop

Assignments Matter 2.0 – Chancellor’s Day Workshop January 29, 2018, 8:30 am – 3:30pm Location: Lehman College, 250 Bedford Park Blvd. West, Bronx, NY Register for the workshop here. If you are a school administrator who would like to pay for a group of teachers using a purchase order, please […]

NYCWP Three-Part Workshop Series: “Reading, Writing, and Research Online”

NYCWP Three-Part Workshop Series: “Reading, Writing, and Research Online”

On January 29, 2018, The New York City Writing Project will host the first of a three-part workshop series “Reading, Writing, and Research Online” at Lehman College. This workshop series will provide strategies for the teaching of writing with digital media over three sessions. The first two parts of the workshop series […]