Ponce: Amid new data on how students have been hit by the pandemic, 4 things LA schools should do next
Last month, California released long held student data. And while standardized test scores don’t tell us everything, they do provide an important touchpoint to hold our school districts accountable for delivering an equitable and excellent education for all students. Here are four things our school system should do with this new 2021-22 school-level data: Re-engage...
By Ana Ponce | November 30, 2022
I know how much this pandemic has devastated undocumented families because I grew up in one
I can’t help but feel some guilt as I unpack the fresh produce sprawled out on my kitchen counter among my laptop and my son’s iPad with paired wireless headphones. I think about the family who is undocumented, where the parents don’t speak English, where they are struggling every day to survive so technology and...
By Ana Ponce | May 14, 2020