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Cristo Rey Fiesta kicks off with a sizzle

LANSING, Mich. (WLNS) – The annual Cristo Rey Fiesta kicked off tonight, complete with live Mariachi music and Mexican folk dancing!

Don’t forget about the food. 83 palabras más


'Walk a Mile in My Shoes' raises mental illness awareness

LANSING, MI (WLNS) – As part of Mental Health Awareness Month, many gathered at the Capitol for the 12th annual ‘Walk a Mile in My Shoes’ rally to stomp out the stigma that comes with mental illness. 239 palabras más


John White Is Subsidizing Voucher Schools-- and Being Called Out by BESE

On September 01, 2014, the Baton Rouge Advocate published an article entitled, “Cristo Rey Considers Starting School in Baton Rouge.”

Cristo Rey is a national chain of Catholic high schools that cater to inner-city students, even arranging for students to find employment as a means of assisting with school tuition. 1.866 palabras más


Hiking A Big Mountain (and the far less adventurous drive to Cristo Rey)

I enjoy hiking. Hiking in 102 degree heat on the side of a rock mountain… not quite what I was expecting. Cerro de Las Tres Cruces, or the Hill of Three Crosses, is most definitely not a hill. 437 palabras más


Comcast & Cristo Rey: Partnering to Build the Workforce of 2020

By: John R. McConnell, Founder and President of Cristo Rey Philadelphia High School

Fourteen year-old Jay Lloyd walked through the main doors of the Comcast Center at 1700 JKF Boulevard on September 4, 2012 for his first day of work. 519 palabras más


On the Importance of Dominican Cinema

In the Dominican Republic, in the capital city of Santo Domingo, there is a rundown movie theater that I go to any time I visit my parents’ homeland. 714 palabras más

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Cristo Rey model successful, but not for everyone

Education Dive interviewed Megan Sweas about Cristo Rey model of education, December 21, 2015

It also named Putting Education to Work as one of six books educators should read… 186 palabras más