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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 […]

Upcoming CTLE-approved Professional Development

Upcoming CTLE-approved Professional Development

The New York City Writing Project is a CTLE-approved sponsor and will offer several opportunities for professional learning and CTLE credits throughout the school year. In addition to our workshops, hosted at Lehman College, we also provide professional learning workshops on-site, at schools. For more information about the CTLE credits, […]

Teens Take the MET! Friday, October 20, 2107

Teens Take the MET! Friday, October 20, 2107

Friday October 20, 5–8 pm Grab your friends and take over The Met for the night. Drop in for teen-only activities across the Museum including art making, performances, music, and more. Discover what you can also do at over 40 NYC cultural and community organizations. Doors will open at 5 […]

NYCWP Invitational Leadership Institute 2017: This We Believe

NYCWP Invitational Leadership Institute 2017: This We Believe

The NYCWP Invitational Leadership Institute 2017 has come to a close. This ending to ILI 2017 was definitely bittersweet and filled with so many memories in this short time. We’re delighted to share the brilliance of our leaders through their beliefs and just a few of the photos that capture […]