Young Adult Outreach, Serving a Multicultural Population, Partnerships and how to make it all work for the KIDS!


Dr. Joni Bodart interviews Amy Cheney about her award winning Alameda County Juvenile Detention Center program and its “culture of reading.” The interview will also include history of the program, what Cheney is doing currently, and what she would like to see in the future. The Write to Read program brings in authors who speak to the residents about their own lives and how reading and writing has influenced them and changed their lives.