FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Kansas City, MO – The Latinx Education Collaborative (LEC) is pleased to announce the addition of four new members to its board of directors. New board members include: Cecilia Belser-Patton, Founder and Culture Curator, JUST Systems, Kansas City, MO Stephen Linkous, Chief of Staff, Kansas City Kansas Public Schools, Kansas City, KS […]
By Brock Wilbur, The Pitch The Latinx Education Collaborative, alongside a collection of other racially diverse educational organizations, are trying to make sure teachers have access to conversations and resources of value during this period. They launched a LEC LIVE Youtube channel, with content dedicated to thought-provoking conversations from an educator’s lens, relevant to coping with […]
By Brian Kaberline – Editor, Kansas City Business Journal, March 24, 2020 “I was born in Miami where being Latino is super amazing. I got to speak Spanish everywhere. I got to interact with folks from 33 Latin American countries. And life was good,” Edgar Palacios said to kick off a recent presentation to LeanLab Education. “And then, in sixth […]
LEC & The Learning Club teaching internship program, touring students around Shawnee Mission Center for Academic Achievement to inspire them to pursue a career in education.