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Mother Jones reports on the Spelling Bee for Cheaters
Mother Jones provides an in-depth look at the inaugural Spelling Bee for Cheaters, including a list of some of the Bee's toughest words and their definitions.
Our Spelling Bee for Cheaters raises over $100,000!
On Thursday, February 17, spellers, donors, and cheaters alike mingled in the beautiful halls of the Herbst Theater. In the past month, teams from all…
NPR features 826′s Young Authors’ Book Project
NPR featured last year’s Young Authors’ Book Project on Monday, February 14 in “The California Report.” As part of a series about California volunteers, NPR…
NBC Nightly News visits the writing lab
NBC Nightly News sent Willie Geist to 826NYC and 826 Valencia for a “Making a Difference” feature on the 826 writing centers.
Congratulations to Richard Silberg, our February Teacher of the Month!
We are delighted to announce that Richard Silberg, a drama teacher at Martin Luther King Middle School in Berkeley, is our February Teacher of the…
Radio Alice highlights the Spelling Bee for Cheaters
Radio Alice interviews 826 board president, Brian Gray, contestant and musician Thao Nguyen, and co-creator Rebecca Feldman about the Spelling Bee for Cheaters.
Congratulations to Suzanne Vradelis, our December Teacher of the Month!
We are delighted to announce that Suzanne Vradelis, a second- and third-grade teacher at West Portal School, is our December Teacher of the Month. Ms.
Latest 826 picks in the San Francisco Chronicle on Friday, December 17
Are you looking for wizardry, swords, and the battle between good and evil? You are sure to find these and more in this month’s San…
826 and James Lick Middle School celebrate the first issue of Slick
On December 14, the eighth graders from James Lick Middle School celebrated the release of the first issue of their magazine Slick. For the semester-long…