ICYMI: Carolina Journal Highlights The LIBRE Initiative’s Education Conference with North Carolina’s Superintendent

Conference addressed education shortcomings and considered innovative solutions (RALEIGH, NC) –  Today, the Carolina Journal, released an article highlighting The LIBRE Initiative’s Education Conference with North Carolina’s Superintendent of Public Instruction, Catherine Truitt. Read the full article here. Below are experts from the article: … “We have a lot of challenges in our state today,” … Read More

ICYMI: La Conexión USA and Progreso Hispano News Cover LIBRE Event with NC Superintendent

Latinos in North Carolina echo the need for more education opportunities (RALEIGH, NC) –  Last week, La Conexión USA and Progreso Hispano News, two news outlets well-read by the Latino community in North Carolina, covered The LIBRE Initiative’s event with North Carolina’s Superintendent of Public Instruction, Catherine Truitt. The solution-focused event opened up a dialogue … Read More

ICYMI: Santa Fe New Mexican Features LIBRE’s Push For Education Freedom Accounts

(ALBUQUERQUE, NM) –  This week, the Santa Fe New Mexican featured The LIBRE Initiative-New Mexico’s support for Education Freedom Accounts (EFAs) in their legislative roundup, highlighting how EFAs empower families and students to customize their education experience to directly meet their unique learning needs. Read the legislative roundup here. Below is a quote from the … Read More

ICYMI: Holland Sentinel Runs LIBRE Initiative Op-ed: My Take: Biden, Congress Should Begin Work of Updating Immigration Laws

(GRAND RAPIDS, MI) – The LIBRE Initiative-Michigan’s Community Engagement Director, Marge Bermann, penned an op-ed for the Holland Sentinel calling on Congress and the president to modernize our outdated immigration system. Read the full op-ed here.   Below are experts from the op-ed: … The last time Congress and the president enacted a significant reform … Read More

ICYMI: LIBRE Hosts Diverse Minority Business Leaders to Discuss The PRO Act

Pro-Act would negatively impact economic growth of Virginia businesses (ARLINGTON, VA) –  Yesterday, The LIBRE Initiative-Virginia hosted a virtual townhall with the Northern Virginia Black Chamber of Commerce, Virginia Asian American Chamber of Commerce, and Virginia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, to discuss the PRO Act, a piece of federal law legislation under consideration in the … Read More

ICYMI: NC Superintendent Joins The LIBRE Initiative to Discuss The Future of Education

Solution-focused event considers how to expand education opportunities (RALEIGH, NC) –  On Monday, April 20th, North Carolina’s Superintendent of Public Instruction, Catherine Truitt, joined The LIBRE Initiative, as a part of their Soluciones con LIBRE series, to discuss the future of education in North Carolina, how we can make up for learning loss and how … Read More

LIBRE Texas to Host McAllen Mayoral Debate

LIBRE Texas to Host McAllen Mayoral Debate Hispanic Advocacy Group Will Press Candidates to Lay Out Vision for McAllen (McAllen, TX) – Today, The LIBRE Initiative – Texas, a group committed to empowering the Hispanic community, announced plans to host a mayoral debate with several of the announced candidates this Wednesday, April 21 at 6pm … Read More

ICYMI: LIBRE-CO in Denver Business Journal

(Denver, CO) – Recently, Rose Martinez of The LIBRE Initiative – Colorado, a group committed to empowering the Latino community, interviewed Gitanjali Rao, 2020 Time Kid of the Year, about her success and how she has been able to thrive in her educational setting. To read the interview that ran in the Denver Business Journal, … Read More