First Writing Workshop at Fels

Apr 25, 2012 Comments Off on First Writing Workshop at Fels june.wilson

We conducted our first writing workshop at Fels today. Great turnout, great kids. Looks like we should have some good stories from that school.

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Philadelphia Daily News Article

Apr 2, 2012 Comments Off on Philadelphia Daily News Article june.wilson

Today’s column. Help more kids. Get involved with Read for your Life! http://articles.philly.com/2011-04-02/news/29374724_1_mastery-charter-schools-students

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Words On The Street is Reaching Parents

Mar 14, 2012 Comments Off on Words On The Street is Reaching Parents june.wilson

Words On The Street is reaching parents in a big way this year. Check out my newsletter to find out how! And when you do, please take a moment to join my mailing list!

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Bartram High School and Camden High School

Mar 4, 2012 Comments Off on Bartram High School and Camden High School june.wilson

Words On The Street is currently working in Bartram High school and just finished up phase 1 at Camden High School. More schools coming on board this month. We’re excited!

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The Knight Foundation Funds Words On The Street

Jan 24, 2012 Comments Off on The Knight Foundation Funds Words On The Street june.wilson

My Words On The Street program takes writing to kids in area high schools. The Knight Foundation just awarded us with funding! Kids from Camden High, Bartram, Randolph and Mastery/Shoemaker will have their stories published this year!

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Gravedigger’s Ball Acknowledgements

Sep 30, 2011 Comments Off on Gravedigger’s Ball Acknowledgements june.wilson

Everyone who sponsored students for the 2010 Words On The Street literacy program is acknowledged in The Gravedigger’s Ball: Ernest Moody, Doreen Loury’s BMDS, Janice Gable Bashman, Chaka Fattah, State Rep Tony Payon and Joan Shadwick. Thank you!

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Keynote Commencement Speaker

May 28, 2011 Comments Off on Keynote Commencement Speaker june.wilson

I’m greatly honored to have been chosen as the keynote commencement speaker at all three schools that partricipated in Words On The Street.

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Word On The Street Students on TV

May 11, 2011 Comments Off on Word On The Street Students on TV june.wilson

I’ve just learned that the students from the Words On The Street program I created and taught will be featured on Public School TV.

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Donovan Wesley of Fitzsimons High

Apr 15, 2011 Comments Off on Donovan Wesley of Fitzsimons High june.wilson

Congratulations to Donovan Wesley of Fitzsimons High, whose story has been published on a full page spread on page 32 of today’s Philadelphia Daily News as part of the Words On The Street program.

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Shakirah Hill’s Published Story

Apr 14, 2011 Comments Off on Shakirah Hill’s Published Story june.wilson

Congratulations to Shakirah Hill of South Philadelphia High, whose story has been published on a full page spread on page 32 of today’s Philadelphia Daily News as part of the Words On The Street program.

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