February 2018

During Black History Month, my high school science classroom celebrates the life of a different African-American scientist every morning. Throughout each week, I share the stories of five individuals who have deepened our understanding of science or invented a life-changing commodity. At the end of the...

Santa Fe New Mexican Growing up homeless, fifth-grade dual-language teacher Desert Trail Elementary School in Chaparral, N.M., Arcelia “Liz” Guillermo-Rios  was committed to overcoming the hardships of her childhood. She said in a recent op-ed, “I could have easily fallen into the prescribed pathway for a...