Here’s an edWeek interview and online discussion with Denver author Helen Thorpe. Her book, Just Like Us: The True Story of Four Mexican Girls Coming of Age in America, is available as a classroom set through District Media Services (Webmax).
St. Vrain schools were mentioned in the White House press release titled “Improving Educational Outcomes and Opportunities for Latino Students”: The Obama Administration’s Investing in Innovation Fund dedicates $650 million to support the development and scaling-up of innovative educational models and solutions that help close achievement gaps and improve outcomes… Continue reading
EdWeek Article: White House Renews Attention to Hispanic Education ‘For Secretary Duncan, the need for passage of that act is a “no-brainer,” said Gabriella Gomez, the assistant secretary for legislation and congressional affairs. “He doesn’t understand why it hasn’t been done yet. You have a strong advocate in the secretary… Continue reading
Secondary ELL Meeting Monday, November 8, 2011-2012 3:30-5:30 Timberline Room, LSC
JOIN SU TEATRO AT A SPECIAL TEACHER PREVIEW OF THE WORLD PREMIERE PRODUCTION The Last Lamented Dance at the Rainbow Ballroom: El Louie and Other Post Pachuco Dreams Friday October 15, 2010 – Reception at 7, Curtain at 7:30 PM FREE FOR TEACHERS!! Call (303) 296-0219 to reserve your… Continue reading