Guillermina Awards Celebrates Phenomenal Women in Board District 2
We celebrated our 6th Annual Guillermina Awards: Mujer Campeona! at La Plaza de Cultura y Artes. Named after my mom, this event recognized 44 fearless warriors from our community that continue to fight for... [READ MORE]
GO East LA: First Annual KinderCaminata at East Los Angeles College
The Eastside is rich in educational resources. Amongst them are Cal State LA and East Los Angeles College, our GO East LA partners. Earlier this month, East Los Angeles College welcomed 1000... [READ MORE]
Educational Service Center (ESC) East Celebrates Day of Science and Engineering!
ESC East hosted the East Los Angeles community and celebrated a day of science and engineering. Students and their families enjoyed learning from student presenters from several elementary and... [READ MORE]
Miguel Contreras Teams Have A Strong Showing in Global Business Challenge - including First Place!
The Global Business Challenge, hosted by Virtual Enterprises International (VEI) in New York City, New York, presented 29 student teams with a business case study, giving them two hours to conduct a thorough analysis... [READ MORE]
Volunteers Model Civic Engagement and Beautify Malabar!
Volunteers came together at the 7th Annual Cleanup & Beautification Day at Malabar Street Elementary School. More than 40 volunteers armed with brooms, bags, shovels, and enthusiasm came together to show their Boyle Heights pride... [READ MORE]
East LA Renaissance Academy Visit METRO
Students from the East Los Angeles Renaissance Academy at Torres High School visited the LA County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (METRO) on a sharing expedition... [READ MORE]
Stevenson College Center Gets Fresh Paint, Renews College Energy!
Our Pirates celebrated the grand opening of their College Center to emphasize our district focus college and career ready graduates from Kinder to High School. UCLA BruinCorps VISTA program will collaborate with Principal Gonzalez to... [READ MORE]
STEM Academy of Boyle Heights Competing with the Best: International Bridge Building Competition and MESA Competition
In our last edition, we shared that our STEM Academy team had earned a slot to compete at the International Bridge Building Competition. The results... [READ MORE]
Garfield High School Principal Jose Huerta participated in the Principals at ED initiative hosted by the U.S. Department of Education. He had the opportunity to share strengths and areas of improvement for programs, policies and... [READ MORE]
Governor Brown Appoints NCLR's Ortiz-Licon to CA State Board of Education
The California State Board of Education (SBE) is the K-12 policy-making body for academic standards, curriculum, instructional materials, assessments and accountability. The SBE has 11 members, all of whom are appointed by... [READ MORE]