Educational Events Calendar

You can click on the small calendar on the right to change the calendar to list or day view. Email if you have any questions.

Please complete the form below to submit an event to be added to the calendar. Please be aware that it might take a few hours for your event to be approved. Please email if you have any questions.

Loading Events

« All Events

Analyzing Arts, Criticizing Culture: Writing Reviews

December 3 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm


Book reports and literary essays have long been staples of language arts classrooms, but our curriculum unit on writing reviews encourages students to learn how to critique art in other genres as well. Beginning with our informal writing prompts and culminating in our review contest, we encourage students to post their work for a global audience of both teenagers and adults to read. For the contest, students are asked to review a book, movie, restaurant, album, theatrical production, video game, dance, TV show, art exhibition or any other kind of work The Times critiques.

In this webinar, The Learning Network, along with expert educators, will walk through how to use writing prompts and mentor texts from the work of Times critics to help students understand the elements of a successful review, and write one for our contest.


December 3
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm




The New York Times Learning Network

Leave a Reply

Leave a Reply