Writers in the Schools: May-June

The Writers in the Schools program has a lot to celebrate. Highlights from the past month include a vibrant field trip to the PEN World Voices Festival this spring,… More

Argumentative Essay

This essay was written by Jazatte Dalisay, a ninth-grade student at the Manhattan Center for Science and Mathematics, and participant in PEN's Writers in the Schools program. More

Writers in the Schools: November

The MCSM RamPage, which Carol Cooper helped to edit, is nominated for a Newsie. In other parts of NYC, Writers in the Schools volunteers work with students from around… More

PEN Writers in the Schools

Over the past year, 10 PEN Members volunteered their time as part of the new PEN Writers in the Schools program to help students learn to use writing as… More