In the news
Below, you will find stories, interviews, and videos about my film program. We have been received so much positive attention as we attempt to create a unique and interesting film experience for students. Additionally, we have been the recipients of a number of state and national awards:
- 2012 ENGLISH TEACHER OF EXCELLENCE, NEW YORK STATE ENGLISH COUNCIL
- 2015 PIONEER AWARD, NEW YORK STATE BOCES
- 2016 CONTENT AND CURRICULUM AWARD, INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY OF TECHNOLOGY IN EDUCATION/THE CENTER FOR DIGITAL EDUCATION
- 2017 ENGLISH PROGRAM OF EXCELLENCE, NEW YORK STATE ENGLISH COUNCIL
The Wall Street JoUrnal
Anthony Stirpe beamed from the corner of a New Rochelle High School classroom as his film students took their positions.
One student used an iPad to film another student taking a selfie with her iPhone. Both of them were captured by another student, who was...
WPIX 11 News
At a quick glance , it may look like your typical film class at New Rochelle High School, but the students in that class are using modern technology to learn about the past.
In fact, they only use Apple products from start to finish...
CPU Magazine Q&A
For the past several years, students in Anthony Stirpe’s screenwriting and filmmaking class at New Rochelle High School in New Rochelle, New York, have used poems that Stirpe assigns to them to develop and write original screenplays. A select few of those screenplays are...