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FOR STUDENTS & STAFF

IMPLEMENTATION & FACILITATION

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FOR FORWARD-THINKING ORGANIZATIONS

STRATEGIC PLANNING & PROGRAM DESIGN

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FOR EDUCATORS

FACILITATION & TRAINING

About Us

SchoolWideRead(SWR) is a teacher-created program fostering  critical literacy engagement and school culture r/evolution in educational spaces. Founded by the dynamic educator duo, Zena Robinson-Wouadjou & Vanessa Emile, SchoolWideRead serves middle and high school communities throughout New York City.

 

The SWR model creates a CULTURALLY RESPONSIVE FRAMEWORK FOR BUILDING a culture of scholarship, communal problem solving & social justice THROUGH SCHOOL WIDE CRITICAL LITERACY ENGAGEMENT. In addition to increasing the reading and writing proficiency of youth in educational spaces, SchoolWideRead offers customized services that address the specific literacy, cultural, social and community engagement needs of youth and adults in each of our partnering schools/ organizations.

Upcoming Events

  • Poem in Your Pocket Day
    Location is TBD
    Apr 18, 2019, 12:00 AM – 4:00 AM
    Location is TBD
    Beats, Rhymes, Lyrics, Verses... POETRY, FLOWETRY, ALL. DAY. LONG.
  • NYCWP Teachers in the Round Conference
    Lehman College
    Mar 23, 2019, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    Lehman College, 250 Bedford Park Blvd W, Bronx, NY 10468, USA
    SchoolWideRead presents @NYCWP Teachers in the Round Conference. Culturally Responsive literacy strategies and a chance to network and have some FUN!
  • SWR DISCUSSION DAY (February 2019)
    Harlem
    Feb 16, 2019, 7:00 PM
    Harlem, Harlem, New York, NY, USA
  • SWR "ThinkAloud" MLK Vision Quest 2020 Kick-Off
    Location is TBD
    Jan 20, 2019, 12:00 AM – Jan 31, 2019, 11:00 PM
    Location is TBD
    Kick-Off 2020! Join SWR for a 10-DAY THINK-ALOUD VISION QUEST in honor of the life and vision of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.