SPI in the Press

  • The programs of the Student Press Initiative have been featured in various news outlets, including print, online, and radio. Some highlights are featured below. To receive regular updates about SPI news, please sign up for our newsletter.
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    Student Press Initiative Motivates Young Authors

    National Writing Project (July 2009)

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    Columbia Teachers' Guide Promotes Understanding of Islam, Muslim Students

    Muslim Media Network (March 2009)

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    TC Program Fosters Aspiring Teen Journalists

    The Columbia Spectator (April 2008)

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    I SPI, a New Curriculum Advisor in Town

    Teachers College Press Room (July 2007)

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    Long Sentences, Short Stories: Literature from the Island of Misfit Boys

    The Village Voice (June 2007)

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    These are their stories

    Portland Press herald/Maine Sunday Telegram (April 2007)

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    "Raising the Bar for Classroom Publication: Building a Student Press Initiative," by Erick Gordon

    NCTE English Journal (January 2007)

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    "A Growing Sense of Audience: The Student Press Initiative" by Erick Gordon and Kerry McKibbin

    Teachers and Writers (November-December, 2005)

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    NEIGHBORHOOD REPORT: CHELSEA; The Best of New York: The Eighth-Grade Edition

    The New York Times (April 2000)

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