Leticia Chavez-Garcia

Leticia Chavez-Garcia is a Mother, Grandmother, former Middle School Teacher, former Member of a School Board of Education and an Education Advocate for hundreds of parents and students in the Inland Empire. Having become a mother at 15, Leticia knows what it’s like to be a single mother trying to navigate the education system. Leticia received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Political Science and Public Administration from California Baptist University and a Masters’ Degree in Education Technology from Cal State Fullerton in her 30’s. Leticia has used her knowledge and experience to help hundreds of families as an Education Advocate in the Inland Empire and currently works as an Education Specialist.

Posts by Leticia:

We Need Clarity About the Federal Law Requiring All Children on U.S. Soil to Receive Free Public Education, Regardless of Immigration Status

Students in Detroit are fighting in federal court for access to literacy. We are living in a chaotic and truly shamefulRead More…

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Do Students Have The Right To Learn While In School? A Detroit Judge Says, Maybe Not…So, Why Should They Be Required To Attend?

A judge in Detroit has ruled that students do not have the right to learn to read.  Students in DetroitRead More…

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State Audit Shows that Former San Ysidro Administrators May Have Conspired to Engage in Fraud/Misappropriate Funds

In San Ysidro, California, a border town in Southern California near Tijuana, school administrators have been turned over to theRead More…

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Why I Support Antonio Villaraigosa for Governor and Marshall Tuck for Superintendent of Public Instruction

I support kids first!  That’s why.  It’s true that there is  another that supports kids in the race for GovernorRead More…

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An Open Memo to Secretary DeVos Who Displays Her Ignorance in Front of Congress About Immigration Enforcement and the Rights of Students

There is really no nice way of saying this. And I don’t really know who reads my work, but IRead More…

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Let Me Explain How School Funding Works So You Don’t Assume that Charter Schools Are Taking Money From Districts

I’m confused by the deplorable tactic that the teachers unions are using to perpetuate the myth that charter public schoolsRead More…

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