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Project Outreach in Action

Changing the Face of Leadership: Redesigning the Summer Institute to Invite Diversity

The Greater Kansas City Writing Project realized that its leadership and activities didn't reflect its service area, so it made difficult but valuable changes to its summer institute with the support of Project Outreach 3. More ›

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Reflections on Race in the Urban Classroom

Janice Jones describes how she mishandled her relationship with the only white student in a class of primarily African American and Latino students, in the hope that readers will learn from her experience. More ›

Voces del Corazón: Voices from the Heart

A step-by-step account of how teacher-consultants at the Sabal Palms Writing Project created family literacy nights, which helped both students and parents to enjoy writing. and strengthened connections between parents, students, and schools. More ›

Southside Elementary Writing Focus: Site-Based Leadership Reforms the Writing Curriculum

The story of an inquiry-centered approach to professional development, designed and led by teachers, that could be a model for any school. More ›

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