This week, Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner signed into law a bipartisan bill creating a tax credit scholarship program. The bill also establishes a charter funding equity. The legislation is poised to empower more Hispanic and Latino parents and children in Illinois with greater school choice and quality education. In the U.S., education remains a top… Read More

For many Hispanic and Latino college students, building a strong foundation for career advancement in a globally competitive economy starts with an important first-step — completing an internship in our nation’s capital. If you are a college student living outside the Washington, D.C., metro area who is feeling financially strapped, the idea of leaving school… Read More

Latina small business owner Melissa Rohan, President of Waterfront Academy Montessori in Southwest Washington, D.C., recalls many of the challenges her mother faced while learning English as a second language, and how set backs have driven her and her family to work harder and help others learn. “My mother is an immigrant from Cuba. To… Read More