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Writing the Way at 826LA: 826LA Students Get Advice From Author/Activist Ishmael Beah

826LA encourages students to discover their voices and confidence through writing every day. Sometimes we get a bit of outside help on the inspiration front from well known authors. On October 30, students in 826LA’s teen tutoring program in Mar … Read more

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826LA’s Half Half Half Half Half Marathon 

A Race Through Time and Space: Raising Funds for Free Writing Programs in LA Saving dinosaurs from extinction and chasing down a pair of caveman and robot besties are not easy tasks. Supporters of 826LA managed to tackle the challenge … Read more

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Writing the Way at 826LA: Students Reflect on Hispanic Heritage Month

National Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept.15 – Oct.15) celebrates the culture and contributions of Hispanics and Latinos in America. To recognize this important month, 826LA interviewed students in our Tuesday and Thursday night tutoring program (TNT). We asked: How does being Hispanic/Latino … Read more

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