HWA Partnership // Literacy Blast Summer

July 29, 2014By ForWords_AdminAll News & Events, Community Partnerships, Special Programs No Comments

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

Saturdays at ForWords Literacy Lab

July 5, 2014By ForWords_AdminAll News & Events No Comments

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