In Cajon Valley, the San Diego Area Writing Project’s “Writing for Change” institute has supported teachers to support English language learners to use technology to improve writing. Using blogging as an additional vehicle, Cajon Valley Middle School students are now sharing out their thoughts, opinions, ideas, and lives.
The Alliance for Excellent Education wrote a profile on Cajon Valley Middle School’s growth, featuring the digital learning and writing partnership between the Cajon Valley Union School District and the San Diego Area Writing Project. The work also was featured during the Digital Learning Day activities in Washington, D.C. :
A more personal video explaining the work from one teacher’s perspective is here: http://www.youtube.com/watch%3Fv%3DtvwCZOuaq3c