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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.

Press Releases
Spark an Interest; Ignite a Passion: 2017 LRNG Innovators Challenge Kicks Off with 10 National Awards (May 1, 2017)

The third annual LRNG Innovators Challenge invited educators to imagine learning experiences that help young people spark their interests and ignite passions. With support from the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, John Legend's Show Me Campaign, and the National Writing Project (NWP), 10 grantees have been selected based on their proposed programs, curricula, or projects that actively help youth discover these interests connecting the spheres of their lives, both in and out of school, and provide for potential future opportunities. More ›

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In the News
Connecticut Writing Project-Fairfield Director Recieves Civic Leadership Award (April 20, 2017)

The Bridgeport News
Bryan Ripley Crandall, director of the Connecticut Writing Project-Fairfield, received the Elizabeth M. Pfriem Civic Leadership Award in recognition of his work with Ubuntu Academy, a summer literacy workshop for immigrant and refugee youth. More ›

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NWP Press Kit

National Writing Project Press Kit

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