Contributor biographical information for The Freedom Writers diary : how a teacher and 150 teens used writing to change themselves and the world around them / the Freedom Writers with Erin Gruwell ; foreword by Zlata Filipovic.

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ERIN GRUWELL, the Freedom Writers,_and her nonprofit organization have received many awards,_ including the prestigious Spirit of Anne Frank Award, and_have appeared on_The Oprah Winfrey Show, Prime Time Live, Good Morning America,_and_The View, to name a few._All_150 Freedom Writers went on to graduate from Wilson High._She lives in Long Beach, California.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Teenagers -- United States -- Diaries.
Toleration -- United States.