July 6, 2023

#IAmPIQE

PIQE means commitment, commitment to social justice and educational equity. PIQE means empowerment, we empower families to change the trajectory of their children’s education by giving them the tools to engage in their school and community. With our #IAmPIQE campaign […]
July 3, 2023

PIQE’s 2023 All-Staff Retreat

An atmosphere of celebration and joy, but above all unity and commitment was present during the week of PIQE’s 2023 annual All-Staff Retreat. Our staff arrived from all over California to San Diego on Tuesday, June 20th. Some of them […]
June 13, 2023

Closing the Digital Gap

Access to the internet is no longer a luxury, it is a basic human right. Vital tasks such as accessing healthcare, managing your finances, getting your license, and applying for a job, have become digital. Families need the internet and […]
June 1, 2023

Chronic Absenteeism in Schools

Chronic absenteeism has become a national crisis that requires our attention. Chronic absence is defined as missing 10% of the school year, or two days a month, for any reason. Irregular attendance puts the student academically and socially at risk. […]
May 23, 2023

Advocating for Healthier School Lunches

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Thurmond has approved $585 million from funds in the state budget to provide much-needed upgrades to school kitchens in California. This would allow schools to provide freshly prepared, healthy meals to all students and […]
May 16, 2023

SEL: Understanding Your Emotions

Have you ever witnessed your child having a difficult time concentrating because he/she is overwhelmed with emotion? Do you know what triggers your adolescent? Is your home a safe place to feel feelings? Social emotional skills are essential elements for […]