Wednesday, August 16, 2017

IJWC supports Essay Writing Contest for Young Filipinos 2017

International Junior Writers Club (IJWC) supports the Essay Writing Contest for Young Filipinos 2017 sponsored by, which will end on October 10, 2017. Ms. Lisa Kok, Project Manager, has asked IJWC to help them spread the word of their cause. Participating Filipino students, 18-25 years old, will have a chance to win the following prizes:

First Prize       Php 15,000.00
Second Prize  Php 10,000.00
Third Prize      Php 5,000.00

For more information about the contest, please click the banner below.

Thursday, August 3, 2017

IJWC gets published in Spain

International Junior Writers Club (IJWC) got published in a newspaper, “Linea Local,” June 2017 issue, in Spain. The news article publicized the learning collaboration between students from Alternative Education Center in Odessa, TX and Instituto de EducaciĆ³n Secundaria IES Prado Mayor in Totana, Murcia, Spain. During the school year 2016-2017, students from Odessa, TX and Totana, Murcia, Spain collaborated with each other on project-based learning (PBL) and revising and editing activities. Because of her students' positive experience with this initiative, Ms. Maria Aranzazu MouriƱo Loretto, IJWC’s teacher partner from Spain, hopes to extend students’ collaboration to other classes such as Mathematics, Science, Music, and Arts, not just English.