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How One Colorado College Is Hoping To Make Mariachi Education Mainstream

NewsTaco May 15, 2017

*Why you should read this: Because one university program in Denver is making mariachi an integral part of their music program. Because programs like this are seen as a means […]

Willie Velásquez documentary is a lesson for Latinos on the importance of voting

NewsTaco May 9, 2017

Black and Latino parents worried about funding disparities in schools, poll finds

NewsTaco May 8, 2017

The sound of inclusion: Why teachers’ words matter

NewsTaco April 11, 2017

*Why you should read this: Because it speaks directly to the need for more teachers of color in culturally diverse classrooms. Because “No student (or teacher) leaves their language patterns at […]

How you can make your voice heard to help South Texas Latino high schoolers get the technology they need to learn

NewsTaco March 7, 2017

By Victor Landa, NewsTaco This is a blatant call to action to all Texas Taquistas. A group of high school students in the Rio Grande Valley needs your help to […]

U.S.-Born Student Sues Washington, D.C. After Denial of Financial Aid Based on Her Parent’s Immigration Status

NewsTaco February 28, 2017

PRESS RELEASE   February 28, 2017 Washington, D.C. – A U.S. citizen who was denied college financial aid solely because her mother is an immigrant with temporary status is suing […]

To the students who missed school on the Day without Immigrants Protest

NewsTaco February 17, 2017

*Why you should read this: Because there’s some good advice here. Because young Latinos have a lot of energy to better their world and we should be talking about how […]