The Republican-dominated board embraced ethnic studies after a five-year campaign by educators and activists.
Latino students must know about their history to push back against the narratives that limit them.
The permanent injunction follows a two-week bench trial that found Republican-backed ethnic studies restrictions unconstitutional.
Arizona Republicans accused teachers of stoking racial discord. But the law they passed in response may violate the Constitution.
It’s part of a “lifelong crusade against racism,” Tom Horne testified Tuesday.
The error-laden textbook left school authorities mystified.
The modest bill may play an outsized role in expanding the field.
We still need Ethnic Studies and Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies because race, gender, and sexuality are still important facets of human experience that give shape to the ways we are in the world.
The collection on display represented all manner of iconic holiday images -- most with an African-American theme with American patriotic accents -- punctuating spaces around the room. President Obama was even represented on a glass tree ornament on a small tree.
"We want classes to focus on our histories of oppression, but also our histories of resistance."
Governor Jerry Brown failed California's students last week, when he vetoed AB 101, a bill that would have positioned California to lead the nation by developing the first-ever statewide curriculum in ethnic studies.
An eye-catching exhibit during Banned Book Week 2015 resurrects the history of a 1983 book-banning in Tucson, AZ.