This bilingual program provides Latino children with reading tools in English and Spanish to help them become more independent and self-sufficient in their educational settings and surroundings. The program supports learning by advancing new strategies to: • address English language acquisition and reading readiness in both English and Spanish; • enrich students’ knowledge in English and Spanish so they become bilingual and value their heritage; • provide activities such as games, discussions, story time, family conferences, and gatherings; and • collaborate with families to create learning materials grounded in the cultural values of Latinos. Let’s build skills in our Latino children [...]
Latest Past Events
We are having a Christmas gathering on Monday, December 19th, from 5:00 pm-7:00 pm., at The Taquería Company and Gonzz's Steak Burger on 2519 North First Ave. in Evansville, 47710. This is María Parada's courtesy, the owner of the restaurant, and the mother of Graciela González, one of the VEA girls. We are expecting to have the VEA Young Girls of Color Leaders, their families, and EDUCA Board members present at this important event. It will be a great opportunity to enjoy each other's company, get to know each other, and celebrate our achievements.