Arturo Garcia

Guest Blogger

Parent and Author

Denver, Colorado

Arturo Garcia, an award-winning author, grew up in the state of Jalisco, Mexico. He migrated to the United States for the first time in 1989. His son attends school in Denver.

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Posted Feb. 12, 2015

One Parent’s Plea for Accountability

Originally posted on Chalkbeat by Arturo Garcia on February 9, 2015 Chalkbeat Colorado is a nonprofit news site covering educational…

By Arturo Garcia

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Posted July 8, 2020

Donald Trump Will Never Give Us the Smart, Nuanced Conversation We Need About Going Back to School

As COVID-19 wreaked havoc on the end of the 2019-2020 school year, parents and politicians nationwide sang the praises of teachers across the country—and it…

By Lindsey Jensen

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Posted July 8, 2020

Black Girls Need Police-Free Schools

We are at a precipice. Advocates and school leaders in nearly 100 districts all over the country have called for the removal of police in…

By Nia Evans, Kayla Patrick

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Posted July 7, 2020

Schools Are Essential, So Let’s Reopen the Right Way This Fall

This afternoon, President Donald Trump said, “We want to get our schools open. We want to get them open, quickly, beautifully in the fall.” I…

By Zakiya Sankara-Jabar

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