February 27, 2024

Sacrifices that Build Dreams: A Family’s Journey to a Brighter Tomorrow

Four years ago, Luis Martinez and Isabel Hernandez made a life-altering decision. Faced with increasing violence and diminishing opportunities in their hometown in Mexico, the couple, prioritizing the safety and future of their three children, embarked on a journey to […]
February 9, 2024

New Digital Equity Legislation in California

On Wednesday, February 7th, Assemblymember Mia Bonta (D-Oakland) introduced AB 2239, groundbreaking legislation that will make California the first state in the nation to codify the Federal Communication Commission’s newly adopted definition of digital discrimination as California law. The historic […]
February 1, 2024

Join PIQE’s Black History Month Celebration Challenge!

Join PIQE’s Black History Month Celebration Challenge! Embrace. Educate. Empower. This February, the Parent Institute for Quality Education (PIQE) proudly honors Black History Month, a time to celebrate the rich heritage, achievements, and cultural contributions of the Black community. In […]
January 9, 2024

Writing a College Essay

Writing a successful essay for your college application is crucial. It could be what gets you off a waiting list or gives you a competitive edge over other applicants. The college essay shows your writing skills, but the main purpose […]
December 5, 2023

Family Activities for Winter Break

Winter break is here, and you may be stressing about what to do with your kids to keep them busy while they are off school. If you plan in advance, the holidays can be a wonderful opportunity to spend quality […]
November 8, 2023

Listening to Our Families

Editor’s Note: Nestor Mota Rosales graduated from our Bridge to College program at El Dorado UHSD in October 2023. He was our parent speaker. His speech was so powerful and moving that we decided to share it with you. We […]