Category: Inspiring Teachers

Rosa Clemente Interview

In Fall 2016, Challenge the Education Code, NewPublica, Navigate MN, and Latina Theory teamed up to interview Rosa Clemente.  Rosa is a leading scholar on the issues of Afro-Latinx identity. Her groundbreaking article, Who is Black?, published in 2001, was the catalyst for many discussions regarding Blackness in the Latinx culture. Rosa ran for Vice […]

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Inspiring teacher who makes a difference

Little help along the way By: Ray Lara Coach/Math Teacher My name is Ray Lara, and I am writing on behalf of Iris Altamirano. Iris was one of my students when I taught at Bloomington High School here in Texas. From the moment we meet in the classroom, I knew she was destined for great […]

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