NEHS works closely with organizations that promote literacy and value the written, spoken, and visual expression of language and learning. For the 2023-2024 academic year, NEHS will be working with the following national and international partners to promote the English Language Arts, documentary filmmaking, student journalism, and support for teachers.

ELA Honor Society

In September 2023, the National English Honor Society launched the ELA Honor Society for students in grades 6-9. The ELA Honor Society provides a home to middle school students and teachers and an experience that will foster creativity, engagement, and academic prowess.

National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE)

The National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) is devoted to improving the teaching and learning of English and the language arts at all levels of education. Through collaboration and community, shared stories, and shared experiences, NCTE supports teachers and their students in classrooms, on college campuses, and in online learning environments.

The Harvard Crimson

The Harvard Crimson, the nation's oldest continuously published daily college newspaper, was founded in 1873. The Crimson has a rich tradition of journalistic integrity and counts among its ranks of editorship some of America's greatest journalists. Over 25 Crimson alumni have won the Pulitzer Prize; many of their portraits line the walls of The Crimson.

Journeys in Film

Journeys in Film amplifies the storytelling power of film to educate the most visually literate generation in history. It believes that teaching with film has the power to help educate our next generation with a richer understanding of the diverse and complex world in which we live. Journeys in Film’s programs engage students in meaningful examinations of complex issues with the aim of broadening perspectives, encouraging empathy, and building new paradigms for best practices in education.

Smithsonian American Art Museum (SAAM)

The Smithsonian American Art Museum was the United States nation’s first collection of American art, and is an unparalleled record of the American experience.The collection captures the aspirations, character, and imagination of the American people throughout three centuries. The museum is the home to one of the largest and most inclusive collections of American art in the world. Its artworks reveal key aspects of America’s rich artistic and cultural history from the colonial period to today.