The advice I would give is to end segregation because it’s not fair. Also not to cheat on tests.Read More
that great leaps in learning can come from one-on-one attention, that building writing skills leads to success, and that young people have important things to say.
help students write their own paths forward—and have fun doing it. At risk for a zombie apocalypse? We've got a writing workshop lesson plan for that. Running for Kid President? We can help a student craft her winning platform. From the serious to the silly, we're ready to create with you.
We hear birds in the city. A bird chirps when singing a song. When birds chirp, it is harmony.Read More
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Book release parties, public readings, book tours—because of COVID-19, authors just don’t do ‘em like we used to do.Read More
My name is Genasee, and I’ve been an Educational Programming Intern at 826DC this semester!Read More
826DC recently joined up with Washington Improv Theater and Project Create for a storytelling and bookmaking workshop to celebrate Family Art Day.Read More
It’s #GivingNovember! Our incredible board is matching up to $30K in donations to 826DC, right now through 11:59 PM on November 30th.Read More
At 826DC, we believe that writing education is part of building a better world—more just, more equitable, and more interesting.Read More