“The Russell Way” is a collaborative research project directed by Dr. María Estela Brisk, Dr. Patrick Proctor, and Dr. Laura O’Dwyer at Boston College and funded by the Boston College Collaborative Fellows program. The purpose of this research is to examine how the implementation of a genre-based writing curriculum writing and an understanding of how to foster student discussions around academic texts impact the literacy and language proficiency outcomes for bilingual students in grades PK-5.

This website provides access to project resources and is a private and secure site for uploading and viewing videos of the classroom instruction of participating teachers. Access to this site is restricted to participating teachers at the William E. Russell School and to research team members at Boston College and Boston University.

Questions about the research project can be directed to Dr. Maria Estela Brisk at  maria.brisk@bc.edu or Dr. Patrick Proctor at proctoch@bc.edu. Questions or problems with the website can be directed to Christopher Wagner at wagnercf@bc.edu.

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