Share Writing, Connect with Readers, 7-12
Figment, a literary Web site for teens, provides an online setting for students to write, read, and share original fiction they create on their computers or mobile phones. A staff writer and a former editor at The New Yorker launched a prototype of the site in June and teamed with libraries, schools, and literary groups to recruit student participants. You might want to create a similar site for just your school or district. The mobile version is at