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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Teacher Training Doesn’t Prepare Us For Immigration Related Issues, But We Must Help Students and Families Know Their Rights

The year was 2009 and that morning I worked in my classroom as I did every morning, prepping for theRead More…

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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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Trump’s Plan to End Obama-era Policy Guidelines on Affirmative Action Is Hypocritical Given The Passes that He Receives

I am fortunate that I entered college in California when affirmative action still existed, but it wasn’t too long afterRead More…

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