So Sweet! This Latina and Her Grandfather are Attending College Together
So Sweet! This Latina and Her Grandfather are Attending College Together
By Bianca Mendez | 08/28/2016 - 10:44

It’s never too late to get a degree.


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How an Elementary School Mariachi Band is Boosting Attendance and Self-Esteem
How an Elementary School Mariachi Band is Boosting Attendance and Self-Esteem
By Raquel Reichard | 06/07/2016 - 09:53

Want to improve morale and attendance at your school? Consider starting a mariachi band. That’s what one elementary school in Los Angeles did, and the results have been striking.


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Study: Public Schools Are Becoming More Racially Segregated
Study: Public Schools Are Becoming More Racially Segregated
By Raquel Reichard | 05/19/2016 - 10:29

Racial segregation in public schools is on the rise, according to a report by the Government Accountability Office released on Tuesday.


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This Latino Just Became the University of Southern California's Oldest Graduate
This Latino Just Became the University of Southern California's Oldest Graduate
By Raquel Reichard | 05/16/2016 - 09:32

On Friday, Alfonso Gonzales, 96, made University of California history by becoming the oldest person ever to graduate from the institution.


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7 Problems Devastating Puerto Rico That’s Not the Debt Crisis
7 Problems Devastating Puerto Rico That’s Not the Debt Crisis
By Raquel Reichard | 05/14/2016 - 10:00

NOTE: This article has been edited. A previous version stated that Puerto Rico's Medicare Advantage payments were cut by 11 percent. While this was planned, this cut never occured.


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Danny Trejo Speaks Up For Students After Racially Charged Brawl in LA School
Danny Trejo Speaks Up For Students After Racially Charged Brawl in LA School
By Raquel Reichard | 05/13/2016 - 09:59

Danny Trejo may be a fighter on the big screen, but in real life the actor is trying to stop the violence.


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El Paso Educators Indicted For Falsifying Records Of Spanish Speaking Students
Texas Educators Indicted for Falsifying Records of Black & Latino Students
By Cindy Casares | 05/04/2016 - 11:50

After five years of federal investigation, the FBI arrested five current and former Texas educators last week for scheming to defraud the federal government.


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Mami Talks: 3 Methods That Will Encourage Your Child's Learning
Mami Talks: 3 Methods That Will Encourage Your Child's Learning
By Joscelyn Ramos Campbell | 05/03/2016 - 16:30

Are you looking for new ways to educate your children?


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Latina Teacher Under Fire for Distributing Worksheet on Privilege
Latina Teacher Under Fire for Distributing Worksheet on Privilege
By Raquel Reichard | 04/12/2016 - 11:01

It’s apparently a big no-no to give an assignment to middle school students on privilege.


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Lily Eskelsen Garcia National Education Association
Meet Lily Eskelsen García, the President of the National Education Association
By Cristina Arreola | 03/15/2016 - 13:32

Lily Eskelsen García may be the highest-ranking Latina in labor, but she knows that true power comes in the classroom — where teachers mold the minds of our future. 


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