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Writing to Create Community Workshop 2/2/15

Writing to Create Community Workshop 2/2/15

UPDATE:  This workshop has SOLD OUT.  Please email admin@nycwritingproject.org if you would like to be added to our mailing list for frequent updates. On February 2, 2015, the NYCWP will re-offer its sold-out professional development workshop, Writing to Create Community. Registration is on a first-come/first-served basis.  Please register today at http://bit.ly/NYCWPCommunity22. If […]

International Community Voices – ICHS & NYCWP receive competitive LRNG Grant

International Community Voices – ICHS & NYCWP receive competitive LRNG Grant

The New York City Writing Project is thrilled to announce that one of its partner schools, the International Community High School (ICHS) in the Bronx, has been awarded a competitive LRNG Grant from Educator Innovator, NWP, the MacArthur Foundation and John Legend’s Show Me Campaign.  This was one of fourteen […]

Writing Marathon: Come Write In on 12/11/14

Writing Marathon: Come Write In on 12/11/14

The New York City Writing Project will host its winter Writing Marathon on Thursday, December 11, 2014 from 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm at Harlem’s Lenox Coffee.  While there is no charge to participate in this event, participants are strongly encouraged to make a purchase from the cafe, which serves […]

Now Accepting Applications for Fall 2014 Youth Voices Inquiry Project

Now Accepting Applications for Fall 2014 Youth Voices Inquiry Project

UPDATE:  We are no longer accepting applications for the fall phase of the Youth Voices Inquiry Project.  Those interested in participating in future Youth Voices offerings should email admin@nycwritingproject.org with the subject line Youth Voices to be added to our mailing list.  Thank you for your interest.   In November, […]

Fall 2014 Youth Voices Students

Fall 2014 Youth Voices Students

Apply today at http://bit.ly/YouthVoicesStudents

Fall 2014 Youth Voices Teacher

Fall 2014 Youth Voices Teacher

To Apply, visit http://bit.ly/YouthVoicesTeachers

Election Day PD Workshop – Writing to Create Community

Election Day PD Workshop – Writing to Create Community

    UPDATE:  This event has SOLD OUT.  Thank you to all of the teachers and schools who expressed interest in this event.  We are in the process of planning additional professional development opportunities to begin in February, 2015.  To be notified of these and other future NYCWP offerings, please […]

Save The Date: Taylor Mali at Teacher to Teacher 2015

Save The Date: Taylor Mali at Teacher to Teacher 2015

  The New York City Writing Project’s Teacher to Teacher Conference for 2015 will take place on Saturday, March 28, 2015 at Lehman College. We are thrilled to announce that this year’s Keynote Speaker will be Taylor Mali. Taylor Mali is one of the most well-known poets to have emerged from the poetry slam movement.  Born […]

Teaching In a Movement for Justice

Teaching In a Movement for Justice

  The New York City Writing Project remains committed to supporting teachers in finding and developing the necessary resources to engage their students in classroom conversations and inquiry surrounding the current movement for justice in our country.  If you would like to contribute to this compilation, please email admin@nycwritingproject.org. In […]

LRNG Innovation Challenge Applications Now Available

LRNG Innovation Challenge Applications Now Available

  Earlier this summer, NYCWP Teacher-Leaders met with musician John Legend and Executive Director of the National Writing Project (NWP) Elyse Eidman-Aadahl to discuss Legend’s latest philanthropic ventures in education and the ways in which he is partnering with NWP to support teachers across the country.  On the heels of publication in […]