Opening Celebration for New Exhibit: “Separate Not Equal: The Hale-Field Pairing”

Come celebrate the newest exhibit at Hennepin History Museum: “Separate Not Equal” pays tribute to the parents and educators who

  • 05/14/2022
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Why I Am Part of the Minneapolis Teacher’s Strike

Teachers have not had more than a 2 percent pay raise in the last 20 years

  • 03/10/2022

City of Lakes Rotary presents The Economic Impact of Early Childhood Education

Join the Mpls City of Lakes Rotary for a keynote presentation. Rob Grunewald of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis,

  • 10/06/2021

Grilling with Amalia: Churrasco BBQ Online

Take it outside and enjoy churrasco, a Guatemalan BBQ experience. A perfect menu to celebrate the Fourth! I’ll be cooking

  • 07/03/2021

What’s for Dinner? A Homestyle Cooking Class Series with Amalia

For Guatemalans, tamales mean home, closeness, and celebration. During preparation and eating, tamales bring families alike together. Join us for

  • 04/17/2021

Qorsho Hassan: 2020 Minnesota State Teacher of the Year

My hope is that more educators and educational leaders realize how white supremacy is embedded in our educational system and how to best support students of color with these barriers, including advocating for the retention of teachers of color.

  • 08/13/2020

Let teachers teach

Denise Specht (Courtesy Photo) No one goes into teaching thinking it will be easy, at least no one in my

  • 01/01/2015

Union presidents: activists, counselors, collaborators, leaders

“Women tend to work in collectives very comfortably-which makes union work a comfortable place to be active.”

  • 08/02/2009

Valuing the work of childcare

Do we really value those who care for kids?

  • 11/02/2006