In addition to these educators who subscribe to 826 Digital, over 100,000 educators visit 826 Digital each year across every grade level, hailing from all fifty states across the United States and from over 150 countries around the world. 826 Digital content is also featured in curricula from our partners such as Common Sense Media, Newsela, and AT&T, reaching millions more parents, teachers, and students.
826 Digital brings the 826 approach to teaching writing to educators, students, and communities who need it most. Click on the pins to learn more about case studies where 826 Digital is making a difference.
The Institute of Education Sciences recommends at least 60 minutes of daily writing starting in first grade. Each year, 826 Digital lessons and resources are used by educators to facilitate an estimated
of writing instruction time
additional instruction hours per educator as reported by a user survey
826 Digital inspires students to engage authentically in the writing process. The result is often exceptional writing that takes skill, critical thinking, and creativity.
See for yourself. Read writing from students across the country who submitted their work in response to an 826 Digital lesson created by the acclaimed author, Jason Reynolds - This single lesson inspired thousands of students to write. Here are three different, yet equally powerful, brilliant, and joyful pieces showcasing effective use of differing genres and writing techniques.