Luchador Profile: Dr. Jose Manuel Villarreal, Educational Leader and Champion for Low Income Students

Dr. José Manuel Villareal was raised in Blythe, California in a family of farmworkers. Blythe, an agricultural area in RiversideRead More…

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New School Year, New Transitions: Some Helpful Tips for Parents Sending Their Students to High School This Fall

As the new school year approaches, it provides an opportunity to think about school transitions. Interestingly, as a parent, theRead More…

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Mental Health Education Is Now a Requirement in New York and Virginia! Will California Follow Their Lead?

It’s important that we educate our youth on mental health early on. From first-hand experience, I didn’t recognize what IRead More…

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I’m a Teacher and Our Latino Family Gives Scholarships To Students Every Year

The Cervantes Fund for Social Justice Annual Fundraiser Roaring ‘20s Casino Night, September 29, 2018. The Cervantes Fund for Social JusticeRead More…

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Coffee Break: Oakland’s Lakisha Young Is Done Waiting for Superman and Ready for Parents to Take the Lead

Lakisha Young is executive director of The Oakland REACH. She has dedicated her career to promoting access to quality schoolsRead More…

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