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The Hammer Museum’s “EJ Hill and the Summer of Silence”

“EJ Hill and the Summer of Silence” Article from Hammer By Kenny Ng, Educator and Freelance Writer (and previous 826LA staffer) November 7, 2018   EJ Hill levitated over Los Angeles this past summer on a podium in a small gallery … Read more

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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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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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Write On! Summer Camp 2018

That’s a wrap! 826LA’s Write On! Summer Camp (formerly ELL Camp) has come to a close. Over the past four weeks, our students were introduced to weekly themes where they were inspired by arts and culture, awed by nature, intrigued … Read more

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