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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

Dominican Republic

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


Juego de Tronos

Juego de tronos

“El tiempo es superior al espacio”, le gusta repetir al papa Francisco con frecuencia. La frase suena enigmática la primera vez que se escucha, pero resulta mucho más clara cuando la explica: “siempre somos más fecundos cuando nos preocupamos por generar procesos más que por dominar espacios de poder”. 1.108 palabras más

Salsa Mundial in Cali, Colombia

The 10th Annual Cali Salsa Competition was on October 2nd-4th from 6:00-10:00pm. Our salsa school was competing on the Friday. Marian and I decided to make a weekend out of it… 1.434 palabras más