OpEd: Latino STEM teachers, DACA, and the future of teaching
- November 20, 2019
- Glenda Flores, Chicano/Latino studies, Latino Rebels, Nov. 20, 2019
Adriana D. Briscoe, professor of ecology and evolutionary biology at University of California, Irvine writes, “Months after reading Glenda Flores’ award-winning book, Latina Teachers, I couldn’t stop thinking about the teachers I’d had and the role they played in my becoming a scientist. I am one of a handful of U.S.-born Mexican-American scientists in evolutionary biology. Last year, the Society for the Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science honored me with the Distinguished Scientist Award for my research and for my efforts to promote diversity in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math).”
For the full story, please visit https://www.latinorebels.com/2019/11/20/latinostemteachersdaca/.