Pairing math games with children’s books is a way to get more parents and preschool teachers involved in teaching math through an activity they tend to be more comfortable with — reading.
While the federal government continues to toughen immigration laws and further restrict immigrants, some states with Republican governments are attempting to walk a political tightrope on the issue.
THURSDAY, JANUARY 9 PROGRAM # 8778 12:00 PM PT 50 Years of Ethnic Studies. Fifty years ago, students at San Francisco State University led a five-month strike in demand of relevant education for students of color. The protest, the longest campus strike in US history, helped galvanize the creation of the College of Ethnic Studies, […]
(Español) “Envíen un correo electrónico a los comisionados y pídanles que solucionen la SB 543, recomendando abogar por las escuelas actuales de Zoom y Victory; y que revisen cuidadosamente el peso de los estudiantes para asegurarse que Nevada no retroceda en la equidad educativa”.
(Español) Los fundadores de Excelencia, dicen que más universidades tienen que asegurarse de que sus estudiantes tengan acceso a la ayuda financiera, y que deben contratar a un profesorado étnicamente más diverso, “porque muchos de los estudiantes están pidiendo estos cambios”.
TUESDAY, DECEMBER 31 PROGRAM # 8771 12:00 PM PT The Year in Review. News reporters and commentators discuss some of the news stories that made headlines on Línea Abierta during 2019. Highlights include the impeachment of Trump, the mass shooting in El Paso, the battle in the courts for DACA and against the “public charge” […]
MONDAY, NOVEMBER 18 PROGRAM # 8740 12:00 PM PT Farmworkers Face Wendy’s and Wall Street. Farmworkers from Florida and supporters protest at the New York offices of the largest shareholder of Wendy’s, urging the fast-food chain to sign up to a fair food agreement to help eradicate forced labor and sexual abuse in the fields. […]
At a time when many are struggling to attend college because of rising tuition costs and presidential candidates are raising issue of free tuition, the state of New Mexico is preparing an ambitious plan to make free four-year college available to all.
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 24 PROGRAM # 8723 12:00 PM PT New Mexico Free College Plan. New Mexico has announced ambitious plans to make four-year college free for all, tuition-free public colleges. Gov. Michelle Lujan-Grisham has called her plan the “New Mexico’s moon shot of higher education” and a “game changer.” His critics say free college is […]
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 23 PROGRAM # 8722 12:00 PM PT 50 Years of Ethnic Studies. Fifty years ago, students at San Francisco State University led a five-month strike in demand of relevant education for students of color. The protest, the longest campus strike in US history, helped galvanize the creation of the College of Ethnic Studies, […]