Student Engagement

We waste a lot of time in education. Most American students are in school between 175 and 180 days a year, or around 49% of 
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Today many American students will walk out of their classrooms. They’ll rally against gun violence in schools, and show support for the Parkland, Florida, students 
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In 1951, Pete Hernandez shot and killed Joe Espinoza after getting into an argument at a bar.  When it came time for Pete’s jury and 
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Sylvia Mendez was just 8 years old when her aunt took her to enroll at 17th Street Elementary.  The Mendez family was told that Sylvia 
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“As a Computer Science graduate, tech professional, and intellectual property attorney, I’ve seen the struggles that highly talented STEM students (and even STEM professionals) experience 
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Learning is a two way street. A student should feel empowered to voice their opinions, and use the classroom as not just a learning environment, 
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Anyone who has ever wanted to have meaningful conversations with a large group of students knows, it does not always go as planned! Well, here 
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Let’s be honest — it is not easy to speak with young people about #BlackLivesMatter and the tragic, graphic, and sometimes controversial incidents that have 
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