Alliance 2015 – LCFF, English Learners, Foster Youth & More

There are many questions that come up for parents and community members when discussing education’s most pressing issues: How have schools leveraged parent engagement to support students academically? What are districts doing to support English Learners and their parents understand the reclassification process? What conversations are happening around early education – attendance, summer learning loss, etc? What can parents do to be strong advocates for all children? How are communities monitoring and supporting the Local […]

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Alliance 2015 Summit – Parent Leadership & Advocacy

Did you know Alliance 2015 is an opportunity for parent leaders from across the state to learn from experts and each other about how to be stronger advocates for their children? Every year this summit aims to build a common advocacy agenda that supports student success and elevates the voices of parents. Alliance 2015 aims to create a space where parents can hear from diverse perspectives about information, strategies, and promising practices that support students […]

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Seven Years of Perfect Attendance

A few weeks ago we asked parents to submit their tips and/or concerns regarding perfect attendance. We will be sharing what families sent to us throughout the next month. The first testimonial we would like to share with you comes from Maria Hernandez, a mother of three, who helped her daughter accomplish a perfect attendance record from kindergarten until seventh grade. “I believe that the key to success is in attendance. I don’t like it […]

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Siete años de asistencia perfecta

La semana pasada les preguntamos a las familias que nos enviaran sus consejos y/o sus preocupaciones sobre la asistencia de clases. Nosotros, estaremos compartiendo lo que las familias enviaron en el próximo mes. La siguiente declaración viene de Maria Hernandez, una madre de tres hijos, y como ella ayudo a su hija a que asistiera a todas sus clases desde el kínder hasta su séptimo año escolar. “Yo pienso que la clave del éxito está […]

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Alliance 2015 – Keynote Announcement

Dear Supporters, Every year, distinguished advocacy and education leaders illuminate the Alliance summit panels and stage. We are thrilled to announce two exemplary figures delivering keynote messages at Alliance 2015. Monica García, Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) Board Member, was elected to the Board of Education in June 2006, becoming the third Latina to serve on the Board in its 155 year history. With her bold call to action for “Diplomas for All,” Board […]

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