Thanks to OWD for this fantastic write-up of WriteBoston’s partnership with City Year Boston. Read the full article here.

How do you foster a culture of writing among young people? For WriteBoston, the key strategy is to establish partnerships in area schools. The organization coaches teachers in writing instruction strategies, advises school administrators on curriculum development, and runs writing centers at two Boston high schools.

And yet, last summer, WriteBoston discovered one more way to reach Boston’s students, on perhaps a more intimate level than ever before – through the idealistic volunteers who work, eat, and play with the students throughout the school day, City Year.

Read the full article.