How Insufficient Resources Feed the Pressure to Graduate
Many Latinx students shoulder the burdens of paying for college, excelling academically, and managing their family’s expectations.
Culturally Responsive Support Is Key When College and COVID-19 Collide
The Covid-19 pandemic is threatening years of gains in college enrollment and high school graduation rates for Latinx students.
Teaching Finance as an Act of Social Justice
Teaching financial literacy is an important step toward financial wellness, self-efficacy, and economic mobility.
Everyone Benefits When We Give STEM the Gift of Girls
Education can play a significant role in bridging gender equity gaps, but these benefits can only be achieved if we reimagine the STEM experience for girls.
Now Is the Time to Close the 'TechEdquity Gap' for Latinx Students
Millions of Latinx students are being denied access to a high-quality remote education during the pandemic.
Our Leaders Must Reflect the Communities They Serve
The head of TFA's Latinx Community Alliances shares what he learned from his campaign for local office and the importance of representation for all constituents.
How the Class of 2020 is Persevering Through the Pandemic
Last year’s graduating seniors are doing more than taking 2020 in stride.. They are converting disappointments, surprises, and tragedies into life lessons for the rest of us.
Bringing Diversity and Student Stories to Bookshelves
Jennifer De Leon (Bay Area ’02) says not every reader will get the references in her novel featuring a Latinx heroine—and that's fine by her. She's decentering whiteness and decolonizing shelves.
When Will History Be Taught Honestly?
If students are to explore America's unvarnished history and grapple with its consequences, teachers must dislodge long-held narratives. Will it take a generation?