Presented by: Dr. Mayra A. Lara, Senior Practice Associate, The Education Trust – West; and Mark Lenoir, Assistant Superintendent, Val Verde Unified School District.  Less than half of California twelfth grade students and only 39 percent of low-income students graduate having completed the courses required for admission to a UC or CSU. Additionally, 4 out of 10 Latinx, Black, and Pacific Islander 3 out of 10 Native American 1 in 10 emerging bilingual (English Learners) […]

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It is a great honor to announce the 2019 Alliance & Excellence In Parent Engagement Awards Host Committee Co-Chairs: Tommy Chang, Ed.D., Board Member, Families In Schools Elizabeth Rodarte, Principal, Washington Elementary, Montebello Unified District Meshell Baylor, 2014 Excellence In Parent Engagement Award Recipient They have an incredible range of perspectives, are very involved in their communities, and fearless advocates for family engagement and educational equity. We hope you can join us in congratulating them at the […]

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