Dr. LaWonda Smith with teachers Audrey Peterson and Katie Hirschfeld in Cathlamet, Wa for a Bridge to College English collaboration. The BTCE teachers assist students in transitioning high school seniors with a dynamic ways to prepare for success in college-level work. 

Our work on January 20th, in part, was focused on the book “The Culturally Responsive Teaching and The Brain” by Zaretta Hammond, Chpt. 1, Climbing Out of the Gap.  More information for the Bridge to College program is available here