Writing is essential to communication, learning, and citizenship.
Writing is the currency of the new workplace and global economy. Writing helps us convey ideas, solve problems, and understand ourselves and our changing world. Writing is a bridge to the future.
Who We Are
We are the nation’s largest network of teacher-leaders, K–university and across the curriculum, focused on improving the teaching of writing and learning in schools and communities nationwide.
Writing for a Better Future
For almost 50 years NWP has partnered with researchers, scholars, evaluators, and local leaders to study and improve our work and keep it relevant to the educational goals of today.
William King is an ESL teacher/coordinator at Bassick High School in Bridgeport, Connecticut and a teacher leader for Connecticut Writing Project-Fairfield. Through sports and writing, he not only teaches English, but builds community and understanding among young people.