High School Students Harass Black and Latino Rival Basketball Team With Pro-Trump Chants & Banners
High School Students Harass Black and Latinx Rival Basketball Team With Pro-Trump Chants & Banners
By Raquel Reichard | 03/03/2017 - 16:40

A high school basketball game in Connecticut got political on Tuesday for all the wrong reasons.


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Arizona Teacher Bonnie Verne Says Immigrants Should be Violently Killed
Arizona Teacher Bonnie Verne Says Immigrants Should be Violently Killed
By Raquel Reichard | 02/27/2017 - 10:44

Arizona teacher Bonnie Verne resigned from Pardes Jewish Day School in the state's town of Scottsdale after news erupted that she had written violent and xenophobic tweets calling for the death


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Texas High School Builds Wall for Donald Trump-Inspired Pep Rally
Texas High School Builds Wall for Donald Trump-Inspired Pep Rally
By Raquel Reichard | 09/13/2016 - 10:24

Texas’ Colleyville Heritage High School, one of the whitest and most affluent institutions in the area, held a Donald Trump-inspired pep rally before a game against the most diverse school in th


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TK Memes That Perfectly Describe Going Back to School Latino
These Memes Perfectly Describe Going Back to School While Latino
By Barbara Gonzalez | 09/09/2016 - 17:14

No matter if it's your first day of third grade or the first day of senior year, we can all agree that going back to school is rough.


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Best Mom Ever Dresses As a Man at School So Son Wouldn't Feel Excluded
Best Mom Ever Dresses as a Man at School So Son Wouldn't Feel Left Out
By Barbara Gonzalez | 09/07/2016 - 17:13

When it comes to our families, we know that as Latinas we'd go to the moon and back for them.


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This Fourth Grader Will Make Your Day With How Excited He is to Go Back to School
This Fourth Grader Will Make Your Day With How Excited He is to Go Back to School
By Barbara Gonzalez | 08/26/2016 - 15:57

Meet Kevin, the little boy whose excitement for his first day of fourth grade is making headlines.

 

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These Elementary Students Made Sure Mexican-American History Was Included in Their Textbooks
These Elementary Students Made Sure Mexican-American History Was Included in Their Textbooks
By Raquel Reichard | 08/15/2016 - 10:03

Children are the future, and the fifth graders at California’s Bell Gardens Elementary School are proving we are in good hands. After learning about the Mexican Repatriation of the 1930s, and scratching their heads wondering why this part of history was conveniently left out of their textbooks, they took the issue to the state – and they won.


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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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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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