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Release party celebrates two of our newest books
On Thursday, March 15, amid a crowd of their adoring fans, including parents, siblings, and tutors, students in our after-school tutoring program read excerpts of…
Join us for our spring luncheon!
It's our tenth anniversary and we are celebrating in style. We are thrilled to announce that Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein will join us for our spring luncheon on April 18 at the St. Regis Hotel.
Fashion Writing À La Mode: an Adult Writers’ Seminar
Join us for an evening seminar as our esteemed panel of writers discuss the craft of fashion writing and the nuts and bolts of getting your writing into print.
Scholarship deadline approaches
The deadline for 826 Valencia's 2012 college scholarship applications is March 9. If you are a senior in high school in the Bay Area, check out our guidelines. It's not too late to apply!
Three weeks until deadline!
The eighth-grade journalists at James Lick Middle School are approaching crunch time for this season's issue.
Meet Catherine Cook, our February Teacher of the Month
Catherine's enthusiastic commitment to her students and school community is truly inspiring.
Congratulations to Tania Lisa Llambelis, our January Teacher of the Month
We are very excited to announce that Tania Llambelis, an English Language Development (ELD) teacher at ASCEND (A School Cultivating Excellence, Nurturing Diversity) School in Oakland, is our January Teacher of the Month! Ms. Llambelis’s enthusiasm for teaching and her dedication to her students wowed all of us at 826 Valencia.
Congratulations to Alex Algones, December’s Teacher of the Month
We are thrilled to announce that Alex Algones, a seventh and eighth grade language arts teacher at Everett Middle School, is our December Teacher of…
Changing the World With Words
Teens: do you want to be published authors? Do you have a story to tell, a message to spread? In…