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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Que? Portland Teacher Suspended for Showing Class a Frida Kahlo Documentary
Que? Portland Teacher Suspended for Showing Class a Frida Kahlo Documentary
By Raquel Reichard | 02/22/2016 - 09:06

A teacher in Portland, Oregon introduced their students to Frida Kahlo and got suspended for it.


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Watch This Student School Her White Male Teacher on Racism
Watch This High School Student School Her White Male Teacher on Racism
By Raquel Reichard | 02/11/2016 - 13:39

Reminder to All Students of Color: Don’t be afraid to challenge your educators when they teach you a whitewashed version of your history and experiences.


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Hooray: Students in Puerto Rico can Wear Uniforms Matching Their Preferred Gender
Hooray: Students in Puerto Rico can Wear Uniforms Matching Their Preferred Gender
By Raquel Reichard | 10/13/2015 - 10:23

The tiny island of Puerto Rico is making LGBT hi


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Students in California May Soon Learn About 1930s Mass Deportation of Mexicans
Students in California May Soon Learn About 1930s Mass Deportation of Mexicans
By Raquel Reichard | 09/11/2015 - 11:28

The California Senate and Assembly passed a bill that, if signed by Gov.


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Colorado Principal Who Allegedly Forced Latino Students to Eat on Floor Resigns
Colorado Principal Who Allegedly Forced Latino Students to Eat on Floor Resigns
By Raquel Reichard | 08/24/2015 - 11:48

If there’s one thing Donald Trump taught us it’s that you don’t wanna mess with Latinos.


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Mami Talks: Tips to Help Understand a Child Struggling In School
Mami Talks: Tips to Help Understand a Child Struggling in School
By Joscelyn Ramos Campbell | 04/30/2015 - 17:05

Is your child struggling in school or having difficulty learning? Dr.


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University Board Member Allegedly States “Latinas Do Not Have the DNA to be Successful”
University Board Member Allegedly States “Latinas Do Not Have the DNA to be Successful”
By Samantha Leal | 11/13/2014 - 14:28

Yikes! Here's hoping this isn't true.


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Texas Principal Who Banned Spanish In Classrooms Shares Her Side Of The Story
Texas Principal Who Banned Spanish In Classrooms Shares Her Side Of The Story
By Fox News Latino | 08/06/2014 - 11:25

The principal of a Texas high school who reportedly banned students from speaking Spanish while in class has spoken out for the first time.


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