Proposition 58 — Jan Corea

Proposition 58—the LEARN Initiative, is a proposition that will be on the California November 2016 ballot. Prop 58-the LEARN Initiative, advances the goals of providing highest quality education for all children—in English along with providing the opportunity to learn another language. It will support preparing students for college and careers in the 21st Century economy by accessing innovative, research-based educational programs, and empowering parents, teachers, and schools to meet the needs of all students.

Proposition 58 — Dolores Huerta

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Dolores Huerta is a U.S. labor leader and civil rights activist who was the co-founder of the National Farmworkers Association, which later became the United Farm Workers (UFW). She has dedicated her life to improving social and economic conditions for farm workers and fighting discrimination for all people.

Dolores Huerta es una estadounidense líder del movimiento obrero y una activista por los derechos humanos, quien cofundó la Asociación Nacional de Trabajadores Agrícolas, la cual después se convirtió en la United Farm Worders (UFW). Ha dedicado su vida a mejorar las condiciones sociales y económicas para los trabajadores agrícolas y a luchar contra la discriminación en general.

Proposition 58 Josefina Lopez-Spanish

Josefina López lanzó el teatro CASA 0101, en Boyle Heights, California, en 2000. Ya que había crecido ahí, su visión era llevar el teatro en vivo de sus experiencias educativas y culturales a la comunidad inmigrante en Boyle Heights que hablaba principalmente el español. Su obra, Real Women Have Curves [Las mujeres verdaderas tienen curvas], se convirtió en una película para HBO en 2002.

Proposition 58 Josefina Lopez-English

Josefina López started the theater CASA 0101 in Boyle Heights, California, in 2000. Having grown up there, her vision was to bring live theater and her educational and cultural experiences to the predominately Spanish-speaking immigrant community of Boyle Heights. Her play, Real Women Have Curves, went on to become an HBO film in 2002.

58 la Proposición — la Iniciativa de APRENDER

Estudiantes con un alto nivel de competencia en Inglés y que también hablan otro idioma, están mejores preparados para competir en la fuerza laboral. Las ventajas de ser multilingüe incluye trabajos con mejores salarios, aumento en el pensamiento creativo y una mejor conección con el trabajo y la comunidad. Amplias investigaciones han mostrado que los estudiantes que participan en programas multilungües repetidamente muestran mayor éxito y mejores resultados que los estudiantes que solo hablan Inglés. La proposición 58 en California expande oportunidades de los estudiantes para apender un segundo idioma.

Proposition 58—the LEARN Initiative

Proposition 58—the LEARN Initiative, is a proposition that will be on the California November 2016 ballot. Prop 58-the LEARN Initiative, advances the goals of providing highest quality education for all children—in English along with providing the opportunity to learn another language. It will support preparing students for college and careers in the 21st Century economy by accessing innovative, research-based educational programs, and empowering parents, teachers, and schools to meet the needs of all students.

Latino 247: Latino Reads #0 – Host Marie Elena Cortés

Latino 247: Latino Reads is proud to present Award Winning Author Marie Elena Cortés is an experienced and passionate motivational speaker with 15 years of experience. Marie Elena has been featured on TV and radio stations. Marie Elena has published three children’s books. Her latest book, Neglected by Two Countries, has received numerous awards at the International Latino Book Awards and the Books into Movies Award. In 2005, Cortés created a writing club titled Kids Write to Know where she has presented to over 100,000 students, parents, educators, and businesses at schools, libraries, churches, festivals, and conferences in across the USA and Mexico. Attendees enjoy Cortés storytelling, poetry and powerful presentations that invite her audiences to discover the power of thinking. Her messages are about success, personal growth, culture, education and how to live wisely the American Dream! Marie Elena is very proud of her newest project, TheLatino Reads Podcast, weekly videos interviewing authors and celebrities on items of interest to the LatinoCommunity. Get ready to get inspired….discover the POWER of THINKING on paper

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