It turns out that, once kids have some proficiency in a task, the excitement and uncertainty of real competition may become the activity's very appeal if children know they will automatically get an award, what is the impetus for improvement why bother learning problem-solving skills, when there are never. In our first student editorial contest, we 're asking teenagers to write short, evidence-based persuasive essays like the editorials the new york times publishes every day post yours here by march 17 / /learningblogsnytimes com/ 2013/ 06/ 11/ what-do-you-think-of-grouping-students-by-ability-in-schools/. In february, sunday styles asked college students nationwide to tell us — through their own stories, in their own voices — what love is like for them when we first held this contest three years ago, the most popular essay topic was hooking up: the “no strings attached” sex that for many wasn't turning out to. 2013 “north dakota went boom” new york times magazine new york times co, jan 31 web march 17, 2013 “chile” 2013 world factbook central intelligence agency web march 17, 2013 davies, phil 2012 “desperately seeking workers in the oil patch” fedgazette federal reserve bank of. An essay by miriam gold, one of the top 10 winners of our student editorial contest at just fifteen, louis braille invented the braille writing system, allowing the blind to read and write additionally, malala yousafzai was seventeen when guardian news and media, 18 oct 2013 web 24 mar 2016. One of the winners of our 2014 student editorial contest wrote about civil rights and equality using this room for debate forum as a sourcecredit samuel the new york times's editorial page editor andrew rosenthal provides seven tips for writing an effective editorial september 27, 2013 web.
The new york times recently announced its fourth modern love college essay contest the times is inviting college students nationwide to open their hearts and laptops and write an essay that tells the truth about what love is like for them today in previous contests, which attracted thousands of entries. The new york times magazine college essay contest, dartmouth international science and essay contest scholarships, student competitions new york times modern love college essay, 2018 college scholarship essay contest bbc s nevada, brian zeiger college scholarship essay contest 2017 2018. We also have a lesson plan below, and a rubric to give teachers and students some guidance in the rap-writing process so whether you we encourage students ranging in age 13 to 19 to submit their lyrics to the flocabulary-new york times learning network year in rap contest (students can also.
And you can use anything published in 2013 we also create a collection each month that may be a particularly good source for you: in our teenagers in the times collection, we round up all the articles, essays and multimedia about young people published that month on nytimescom q how can. At stanford in oct 2013, jeremy dean showed graduate students how to use rap genius to teach the classics in the digital age one of our runners-up used a related article for his essay about “undervaluing english in modern education” credit jim wilson/the new york times email share tweet save.
The selected students represent all five boroughs, and their diverse academic interests range from technology and science to liberal arts and journalism funding for the program comes from a wide range of private sources, including major contributions from new york times subscribers each award recipient will receive a. If you're interested in writing for our reader idea column about how you wove the contest into your curriculum, please fill out this form enjoy see our 2014 and 2013 results more contests consult our calendar more ways to teach vocabulary with the new york times here is our list of 12 judges: ben. March is traditionally known by college students as a month of midterms, basketball, and, ultimately, respite yet this march presents another opportunity for college students–an occasion to write about modern love the new york times is holding a college essay contest about “contemporary relationships, marriage, dating.