NWP Press Room
Welcome to the National Writing Project Press Room, where you'll learn about news and events that make a difference to the teaching of writing and to student writing achievement in America's schools.
U.S. Department of Education Announces Highest-Rated Applications for the 2016 Investing in Innovation Competition (November 15, 2016)
Today, the U.S. Department of Education announced the 15 highest-rated applications for the 2016 Investing in Innovation (i3) competition, which will award more than $103 million to launch and expand evidence-based practices that support educators and transform students' academic experiences. More ›
WNYC Puts Student Letters to the Next President on the Airwaves (November 7, 2016)
WNYC's The Takeaway
WNYC's daily news program The Takeaway featured students from Excelsior Academy in Newburgh, New York reading their letters to the next president. More ›
Check out the NWP Press Kit for resources for use by the media in preparing stories about the National Writing Project. More ›