2005 Literacy Champions

Barbara Krol-Sinclair

Director of the Intergenerational Literacy Project, Chelsea, MA

Barbara Krol-Sinclair is the Director of the Intergenerational Literacy Project in Chelsea, MA. The ILP serves immigrant families in Chelsea and provides them with literacy education. Through partnership with Chelsea Public Schools and Boston University, the ILP provides structured learning based on families needs and interests while also supporting the individual learner. The staff of the Intergenerational Literacy Project is composed of BU undergraduate and graduate students as well as Chelsea teachers and parents.Barbara provides these volunteers with the necessary training, including a seminar at Boston University.