Juan M. Venegas III

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Software Engineer

Houston, Texas

Juan M. Venegas III attended high school at YES Prep North Central and graduated in 2013. After high school, Juan received a bachelor’s degree in software engineering from Iowa State University. While attending college, he was a member of Theta Delta Chi and attended various clubs including the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers and the Mobile App Developers Club. Juan graduated from Iowa State University in December of 2017 and returned to Houston to work for HP Inc. He is the oldest of five siblings raised in Houston, Texas.

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Posted Jan. 28, 2020

My Family Didn’t Think We’d Choose a Charter School But It Turned Out to Be an Amazing Experience

I never thought I would attend a charter school until my mother decided to enroll me into YES Prep Public…

By Juan M. Venegas III

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Posted Sep. 24, 2020

Breonna Taylor Didn’t Get Justice, But It’s Not Too Late to Save Our Kids From a Country Set Out to Kill Them

Before we even get started, I just wanna say that the Grand Jury ruling Breonna Taylor’s killing justified is bullshit.  Now that I’ve gotten that…

By Tanesha Peeples

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Posted Sep. 28, 2020

The American School System Must Push Back on Fascist Ideas

I am going to share a dirty little secret. For over 20 years, I have been a frequent viewer of “Fox & Friends.” The blame…

By John Tierney

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Posted Sep. 24, 2020

After a Decade of Opposing Voucher Programs, I’m Wondering If I Was Wrong

I smiled at the two little girls seated across the table in the school board conference room but only six-year-old Kayla, wriggling in her pink…

By Laura Waters

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