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Hooray for 826 Day!

“Working with a tutor didn’t only change my personal statement, but my life. I am grateful that my tutor took the time to review my personal statement. My writing process was changed from a laundry list draft to a draft … Read more

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Portraits of The Future: This Year’s Summer Writers Workshop

Every year, 826LA students gather for an immersive five-day workshop on the possibilities of what it means to be a writer. In our Summer Writers Workshop, students engage in writing activities and workshops led by guest writers, artists, and 826LA … Read more

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English Language Learners Camp Transforms the 826LA Writing Lab

During the school year, the 826LA Writing Lab is an open, creative space for homework, conversation, Field Trips, Workshops, music, laughter, and of course, writing. However, for four weeks every summer the Writing Lab is transformed. This summer English Language … Read more

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826 Day — Cultivate change.

“Sometimes people try to give you suggestions and it doesn’t feel like you. I felt like the personal help guided me into an essay that feels powerful and my own. I loved every minute of it. It gave me confidence … Read more

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