Cultural Representation in Charter, Public, and Private Schools

It’s not often that an average high school student will think about the diversity within their school. Many students do not realize that attending a diverse school is an important part of accepting cultural differences and creating their own personal identities. My own personal experience at private, public, and charter schools has allowed me to…

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Alfredo Hernandez Joins Michigan Department of Civil Rights as It’s First Racial Equity Officer

Alfredo Hernandez has been named Racial Equity Officer with the Michigan Department of Civil Rights started on January 16, 2018.   “The Department of Civil Rights looks forward to leveraging Alfredo’s experience in working on racial equity issues across the state. His background in working with local jurisdictions, foundations and other stakeholders offers our Department…

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Trump will support path to citizenship for DACA Dreamer immigrants

President Trump saidlast month  that he would send Congress a legislative proposal to provide legal status and ultimately citizenship to young immigrants who were brought to the country illegally as children and now face deportation.   The president told reporters he wanted to give the so-called Dreamers a way to achieve full citizenship in 10…

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