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Judge Reformers by Results, Not Race

This piece, by our Executive Director Jason Crye, originally appeared at Education Next.    Some education reform advocates who lean to the left are questioning the foundations of the educational system as well as the reform efforts that have been made—not always by people of their preferred political persuasion—since the 1990s. Some of these voices [...]

By |2016-11-06T14:30:23+00:00November 6th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

100 New Leaders for Education Reform

In July, Hispanics for School Choice, in partnership with the Florida-based advocacy group Hispanic CREO, held a day-long retreat for our first cohort of our 100 New Leaders for Education Reform project. The inaugural session had 26 participants and included parents, recent college graduates, lawyers, school administrators, and a doctor. All participants are united by [...]

By |2016-08-23T20:18:36+00:00August 23rd, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on 100 New Leaders for Education Reform

Dia de La Mujer Latina

Hispanics for School Choice was a proud participant in Milwaukee's "Dia de La Mujer Latina," an annual event to celebrate life and cancer survivors.  The day long event included presentations on living a healthier life, cancer survivor testimonials, and other free information for the community. We love this event because it supports a good cause and [...]

By |2016-08-23T20:16:01+00:00August 23rd, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Dia de La Mujer Latina

Summer Outreach

When schools go on summer vacation our outreach work ramps up! This summer our outreach team has been at festivals and fairs all over Wisconsin talking to parents about their educational options. “Tabling at events is a great way to reach parents and summer is an important time for us,” said Tammy Olivas, Hispanics for [...]

By |2016-08-23T20:16:37+00:00August 23rd, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Summer Outreach

Crye Speaks at Charter Conference in Nashville

Executive Director Jason Crye joined leaders from our Florida-based partner organization Hispanic CREO for a roundtable discussion entitled "The Hispanic Voice in Education Reform" at the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools annual conference in Nashville, Tennessee. The discussion included Hispanic teachers and charter school leaders from around the country and participants were challenged to [...]

By |2016-08-23T20:16:48+00:00August 18th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Crye Speaks at Charter Conference in Nashville