LIWP Happenings!

We're Batty About Teaching Writing!

Mark Your Calendars- Yoga & Writing !

Join us on October 24th from 9:30-12 at Nassau Community College, CCB 210. LIWP Teacher Consultant Evelyn Pineiro will be presenting about the connections between yoga & writing. Come dressed for both! Please RSVP to Darshna Katwala at Darshna.Katwala@ncc.edu
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October's Guest Blogger: Victoria (Vicki) Alessi

Read Vicki's brave and insightful post on our website! Leave her a comment and continue the conversation. http://longislandwritingproject.weebly.com/liwp-guest-blogger-of-the-month

The Long Island Writing Project

A PROFESSIONAL HOME FOR LONG ISLAND TEACHERS, GRADES K THROUGH COLLEGE, WHO BELIEVE IN THE POWER OF COLLABORATION & VALUE THE TRANSFORMATIVE POWER OF WRITING.

World of Words- Call for Manuscripts

Please click on the link below for more information!


http://wowlit.org/on-line-publications/review/reviewcall/

HS Teachers- Essay Contest for Seniors

For more information, click on the link below.


http://queerfoundation.org/html/scholarship_application/

Voxer Book Club: Learning From Classmates by Lisa Eickholdt

Jump into Voxer and be part of the discussion as teachers around the country read and discuss Lisa Eickholdt's book about using student writing as mentor texts.


https://twowritingteachers.wordpress.com/2015/10/01/whos-up-for-a-twt-voxer-book-club/

"Friday Writes" Writing Group

Friday, Nov. 6th, 4pm

359 Hazelhurst Avenue

Garden City, NY

All are welcome to come share your writing and provide feedback and support to other teachers/writers in the LIWP. Meetings will be held at 359 Hazelhurst Avenue, on the Nassau Community College Campus in Garden City. Meetings will take place from 4pm- 7pm.

nErD Camp LI

Saturday, Nov. 7th, 8:30am

455 I U Willets Road

Roslyn Heights, NY

This is a major literacy event in our area! Several LIWP teacher consultants are planning on presenting. We would love to see LIWP members at Nerd Camp LI. Let us know if you are coming!


http://nerdcampli.weebly.com/special-guests.html (Check out the special author guests!!)