Migrant and Bilingual Education Programs
All children in Washington State have the right to a public education, grades kindergarten to 12, up through age 21. Students may qualify for additional support through the Migrant or Bilingual Education Programs if: A language other than English is spoken at home. The family has recently moved for agriculture or fishing work.
Watch this video to learn about the rich history of the Washington State Commission on Hispanic Affairs.
LATINOS: The Changing Face of Washington
This is the teaser for the one hour KCTS 9 documentary that examines the history of Latinos in Washington state, their dramatic population growth and the impact in politics, education, immigration and entrepreneurship in the state.
Become an advocate for Washington's Hispanic Communities Your tax deductible contribution will support our advocacy work in the following areas:
- CHA's Spanish Language Outreach Radio Program, "Conozca su Gobierno con Uriel Iñiguez
- Washington State Latino/Hispanic Assessment Report
- Leading Change Through Advocacy
Mr. Iñiguez was appointed by Governor Christine Gregoire as Executive Director of the Commission on Hispanic Affairs on June 2005, and reappointed by Governor Inslee on January 2013.Read More
Human Rights Crisis in Central America: Conversations & Music from Honduran Artist + Feminist in Resistance
October 22, 2014 05:00 PM / 06:30 PMCommunity Events
The UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON
The Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies
Latin American and Caribbean Studies
Comparative History of Ideas
“Fiestas de Alfabetización Temprana en Español” Fall 2014
October 22, 2014 06:30 PM / 08:00 PMClasses
FREE Educational Workshops on Early Literacy in Spanish!
The “Fiestas de Alfabetización Temprana en Español” “Early Literacy Parties in Spanish” are series of eight FREE weekly workshops in Spanish. Each Fiesta will teach parents and caregivers about Early Literacy and how to prepare children for Kindergarten.
LA SALA is a Shunpike affiliated collective. PLEXUS is sponsored by 4Culture, Center for Contemporary Art, the City’s Department of Neighborhoods, Cornish College of the Arts, The Seattle Foundation. PLEXUS partners are Chief Sealth International High School, Concord International Elementary School, Marra Farm, Project L.E.A.P., South Park Neighborhood Association and the YMCA Community Learning Center.