Jan 10 ETHNIC STUDIES NOW!!! Summit & Teach-In


ETHNIC STUDIES NOW!!! Summit & Teach-In.
Please join students, teachers, and advocates from Tucson, Texas, the Bay Area, and Southern California.

Following a hard-fought victory to bring Ethnic Studies courses to High Schools across SFUSD and LAUSD, and two days before the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals will hear oral arguments in a lawsuit against Arizona officials who eliminated the Mexican-American Studies curriculum from public schools in Tucson.

Event: The summit will be a vital moment to discuss past and future efforts for solidarity in the struggle for Ethnic Studies with teachers and community organizers from California, and Arizona; it will be an opportunity to hear student voices and connect to historical and contemporary Ethnic Studies movements, and; it is an occasion to learn more about events planned for the day of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.

Build solidarity and raise awareness for Ethnic Studies and Mexican American Studies regionally and nationally!!
Our Stories Are Part of Hxstory! More information to come.

January 10, 2015 at 10:00am - 3pm
Mission High School
Fabiola Ochoa Laura Solares Maria Elena Cruz Jovi Geaga Lupe Santoyo Raúl J. Alcantar Jonathan Ronald Tran Jorge Paez Thieny Nguyen Brittany Dashieka Melissa Or Shakes Jason Wallach Douglas Faatiliga David Serena Jaime S. Cruz Lorenzo Lopez Jr. Annie Morgan Acatl Tecpatl Damaris Canton Chevett Allen Marti Velasco maribel Rosendo Gloria Ervin Karen Johana Lopez-Acero Doula Noonah Starrlight Raju Singh Desai MojoKid Castellon Braulio Gonzalez Leon Lee Tanu Sreedharan Julieta Kusnir Valerie Tulier Lawrence Lan Carlos Montes Khafre Jay Xilonin Cruz-Gonzalez Ray C. Merrill Vanessa Mae Navalta Flanagan Rafael Moreno Alejandra Mojica Jewell Bachelor Melissa Catalán Mario Galván Crystal Mendoza Tsering Fernández Holly Sheehan Priya Talreja Liau Vida Kuang

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  • posted about this on Facebook 2015-01-10 15:44:17 -0800
    Wanted to roll through but couldn't make it - sign me up for the next! We're looking into ES here in the JUHSD so would love to continue the momentum out here. Looking forward to updates!!
  • posted about this on Facebook 2015-01-10 15:41:05 -0800
    Congratulations for the organizers of this excellent community event, very informative, inspirational and combative.
  • posted about this on Facebook 2015-01-10 14:51:49 -0800
    Extraordinary event today...big thanks to all the organizers, facilitators, and participants. Paraphrasing two individuals' quotes here, but they're unified in my mind: "self-hate leads to self-destruction; self-love leads to self-defense." And education is the weapon! #fightback
  • posted about this on Facebook 2015-01-10 13:03:04 -0800
    "We need history to tell the truth. We need ethnic studies for all the youth!" - Contemporary Ethnic Studies in NoCal presentation
  • posted about this on Facebook 2015-01-10 11:54:12 -0800
    Can make it in person?!? Tune in here: LIVE STREAM: Ethnic Studies Teach-In happening now at Mission High School http://t.co/qHWWZ4p8Jn #EthnicStudies http://t.co/2dlRsKYgpM
  • posted about this on Facebook 2015-01-10 11:35:35 -0800
    #EthnicStudiesSolidarity Summit in San Panxho
  • posted about this on Facebook 2015-01-10 11:35:24 -0800
    Shit. I forgot about this.
  • posted about this on Facebook 2015-01-10 11:27:21 -0800
    The reason we are here today! MAS Warriors Curtis Acosta (TUSD MAS teacher), Corinna Lopez (TUSD student plaintiff in AZ vs. MAS) & lawyer Richard Martinez! They will be presenting in the 9th district on JAN 12th!
  • posted about this on Facebook 2015-01-10 11:14:52 -0800
    Getting things started here at Mission High School
  • posted about this on Facebook 2015-01-10 09:26:14 -0800
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