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Teaching and learning from Porsha Olayiwola’s “i shimmer sometimes, too”

Porsha Olayiwola, poet, curator, educator, and author of "i shimmer sometimes,…


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Going Back to T-Town: Spotlight on Carmen Fields’ work

Carmen Fields, author of Going Back to T-Town, which the Jazz Journalists…


Pros&Conversation 2023: Celebrating leadership and the power of learning

Read a recap of our annual fundraiser, held on May 11, 2023


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Pros&Conversation brings us together — at last!

Read a recap of our annual fundraiser, held online and in person on May 4,…


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Back to (changed) schools: a panel

Students and teachers share the challenges they've faced in returning to…


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Pros&Conversation 2021: A virtual celebration of student voice

A recap of WriteBoston's annual fundraiser, held virtually on May 6, 2021.


Thank you for supporting young writers

Thank you for amplifying young voices

Your support for WriteBoston's Pros&Conversation:Amplify campaign has humbled…


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Professional Skills Day Gets Students Summer-Job-Ready

Preparing students for the professional world is crucial to their success…


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Networking 101: Teens Talk to Local Professionals About Future Prospects

Our Second Annual Networking Breakfast was designed to connect teens with…


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Power Panel: Meet the Authors of Pros&Conversation 2019

Poised to be captivating and inspiring, we want to make sure you're prepared…