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Embracing a Fuller Latino History

Embracing a Fuller Latino History

Embracing a Fuller Latino History  July 9, 2017 By Mary Beth Faller Young Latinos need to embrace the history that has been denied to them in order to fight for their civil rights, according to a panel discussion at the

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Latino Families’ Use Of Early Education

Latino Families’ Use Of Early Education

Latino Families’ Use Of Early Education Todd Grindal, Contributor Renee Lamoreau, Michael López, & Todd Grindal There is widespread consensus that high quality pre-kindergarten programs can provide sizable benefits for young children and their families. For Hispanic[1] families the positive

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Arizona’s Mexican-American Studies Ban Goes To Trial

Arizona’s Mexican-American Studies Ban Goes To Trial

Arizona’s Mexican-American Studies Ban Goes To Trial June 27, 2017 By Roque Plenas A 2010 law passed by Arizona Republicans to ban a Mexican-American studies program in public schools here was an overtly discriminatory act that destroyed a program credited

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Bilingual Education Creates Great Long-Term Benefits

Bilingual Education Creates Great Long-Term Benefits

Bilingual Education Creates Great Long-Term Benefits The Benefits of Bilingual Education By The Capital-Journal Editorial Board Scott Dual Language Magnet School provides pre-K through fifth-grade students with a comprehensive education in both English and Spanish (including math, science, reading and

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University of Phoenix Shines Spotlight on Alumnus Diamondback Paul Goldschimdt

University of Phoenix Shines Spotlight on Alumnus Diamondback Paul Goldschimdt

University of Phoenix Shines Spotlight on Alumnus Diamondback Paul Goldschimdt Arizona Diamondbacks First Baseman Paul Goldschmidt’s dedication to balancing higher education, family and career are focal point of new University brand campaign   University of Phoenix continues its tradition of recognizing

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John Leguizamo – Learning Latino History Would’ve Changed His Life

John Leguizamo – Learning Latino History Would’ve Changed His Life

John Leguizamo – Learning Latino History Would’ve Changed His Life By Carolina Moreno John Leguizamo’s new one-man show, “Latin History for Morons,” is all about giving Latinos credit for their place in U.S. history. In an interview with Vogue published Thursday,

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Los Votantes de Arizona Apoyan un Aumento de Ingresos para Maestros y Fondos Para Estudiantes

Los Votantes de Arizona Apoyan un Aumento de Ingresos para Maestros y Fondos Para Estudiantes

PHOENIX – Por segundo año consecutivo, los votantes de Arizona creen que la educación es el problema más importante que enfrenta nuestro estado. De hecho, los resultados de una encuesta a nivel estatal de probables votantes de Arizona, realizada a

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Faculty, Students See New Role for Latin American Studies in AZ, US

Faculty, Students See New Role for Latin American Studies in AZ, US

Janet Castillo has focused mainly on theater and politics in the new Latin American studies program at Arizona State University’s West campus. (Photo by Hope Flores/Cronkite News) By Hope Flores | Cronkite News As President-elect Donald Trump approaches his inauguration amidst

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5 Useful Tips to Get the Kids Ready for Back to School

5 Useful Tips to Get the Kids Ready for Back to School

It’s that time of the year again – time to get the kids back on a new sleeping schedule, hit the stores for the best deals on school supplies, and get everyone mentally-prepared for a whole new academic year. But

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Arizona Community Foundation Provides $250,000 Grant to Help Thriving Together Initiative

Arizona Community Foundation Provides $250,000 Grant to Help Thriving Together Initiative

(Phoenix, Ariz.) – The Arizona Community Foundation is providing $250,000, through its Ellis Center for Educational Excellence, to support the Thriving Together initiative in Phoenix over the next three years. The first of its kind in Arizona, the Thriving Together initiative

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