La universidad: un sueño alcanzable

Samantha Hernández, estudiante de segundo año en California State University Domínguez Hills, sigue sus sueños de la universidad y la carrera por medio del apoyo constante de su familia, administradores de la universidad, y la ayuda económica que recibe.

The …

Back to School with the Amazing Educators in California

The National Education Association is ready to welcome all our students back to school. Lily had a full first day “back to school” in California with educators in Los Angeles. Check out the social media we produced…

Pasos para reducir la deserción escolar

La propuesta de la Asociación Nacional de Educación para reducir la deserción escolar:

Decretar que todos los menores de 21 años se gradúen de la escuela secundaria u obtengan un título equivalente. De igual manera que se decretó la asistencia

Trib Talk: Chatting with Lily

Lily Eskelsen García joined Jennifer Napier-Pearce to talk about high-stakes testing, class sizes, immigration and other lessons she learned in Utah classrooms. Watch the conversation here:…

Lily Eskelsen García: Keynote @ Netroots Nation

NEA President-elect Lily Eskelsen García is not only now on Twitter @Lily_NEA, she is also part of the opening keynote at Netroots Nation! Did you miss her? Check out the video here: Broadcast live streaming video on Ustream…

We are at Netroots Nation!

We are at #NN14 advocating for public education with president-elect Lily Eskelsen García. If you are here stop by!…

We are at Netroots Nation!

We are at #NN14 advocating for public education with president-elect Lily Eskelsen García. If you are here stop by!…

Why Arne Duncan needs to listen to Bill and Melinda

I do not hate the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. I know it might seem strange to have to make that statement, but such are the times we live in.…

Bring Back Our Girls

This morning I, like the rest of the world, watched the news for some sign of progress in finding the more than 200 Nigerian girls kidnapped on April 14th from their dormitories at their school – a rural school where…

#ThankATeacher

Thank you, Mr. Olsen. Thank you Ms. Lee. Thank you Sister Claire. Thank you Mrs. Hildebrand. My list is a long one. There are so many teachers who brought me to where I am in my life, and except for one…