ForWords Literacy Lab in partnership with Huckleberry Youth Services provided programs in San Francisco and San Rafael this summer for high school students. The students, ForWords teachers and artists-in-residence, and Huckleberry staff worked together on Communication Literacy, reading, writing, speaking and listening as well as Technology Literacy. The youth conducted research about health issues and … Read More
Beginning this fall, ForWords will be open on Saturdays for students in the Canal area of San Rafael. We have an exciting new partnership with Opera Parallele of San Francisco to develop student spoken word/musical pieces based on the opera “Dead Man Walking.” students will read the book by, and interviews with Sister Helen Prejean, … Read More
ForWords was given the Canal Alliance 30th Anniversary Leadership Award.
ForWords has been recognized for its unique vision and approach to developing literacy skills: Gail Siegel, Founder and Executive Director of ForWords, was awarded the prestigious Jefferson Award in 2012.