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These radio programs are provided as an information resource to leaders of National Writing Project sites and anyone interested in teaching, learning, and composing practices. To learn more about the National Writing Project, visit www.nwp.org.

Upcoming Broadcasts

Join writing project leaders to hear about their family academic literacy projects as part of the Writing Our Future Initiative. This work has been taking place in high-needs schools around the country, providing welcome support and interactive programming for English Language Learners grades K-3 and their families. NOTE: This show failed to air March 26, 2015 due to technical difficulties, so we have rescheduled it for April 2, 2015. We apologize for the inconvenience.
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On-Demand Episodes

This show will introduce participants to the 21st Annual Summer Conference of the Assembly for Expanded Perspectives on Learning, a consortium for attuning to service to better humankind, by reviewing the pedagogy and theory of James... more

Join organizers and participants in the Book Thief book study group, a MOOC hosted by the San Diego Area Writing Project. Hear why participants and organizers believe MOOCs work, why they are interested in ?making,? and how... more

NWP is a coalition partner of Future Ready, an initiative by the US Department of Education and the Alliance for Excellent Education. But what does it mean to be "Future Ready" for your site and school communities? This NWP Radio episode... more

On this episode of NWP Radio we will preview plans for the NWP Spring Meeting in Washington, DC, March 25 - 27 which include a focus on how teachers in the NWP network embody leadership in their classrooms and schools and through... more

Join us for a show from the NWP Radio archives: a conversation with Kimberly Hill Campbell and Kristi Latimer, authors of Beyond the Five-Paragraph Essay . These authors claim, "If we want our students to be more engaged,... more

Teacher, writing project co-director, and storyteller Kevin Cordi talks to us about the value of play in creating stories.

Join us as we talk with Gabrielle Glancy, author of The Art of the College Essay and editor of Best College Admissions Essays 2014, as well as three student college essay writers. We'll hear some award winning college essays, interview... more

Authors of the book, Writing and Teaching to Change the World, discuss their teacher inquiry process and their argument for assembling specific conditions that allow critical pedagogy to emerge. Teacher-authors discuss key aspects of their... more

On this episode of NWP Radio, we will celebrate the launch of a new curriculum series called, Interconnections: Understanding Systems Through Digital Design, developed collaboratively by designers and educators from the National Writing... more

Join us for an interview with Elisabeth Tova Bailey, author of The Sound of a Wild Snail Eating, and Timothy Pearce, assistant curator of mollusks and head of the mollusk section at the Carnegie Museum of Natural History. We'll talk with... more