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Reflections from the Hill…
Laying the groundwork for success
LACOE leadership visited Capitol Hill in April 2017 to discuss the importance of early childhood education. From left to right, Governmental Relations Director Pam Gibbs, County Superintendent Debra Duardo, Representative Linda Sánchez, Executive Director Keesha Woods, and Executive Deputy Superintendent Joseph Ybarra.
Executive Director’s Message: Parents as Leaders
September Is Fruits & Veggies—More Matters Month
Promoting Oral Health in Head Start
Slow Down: Back to School Means Sharing the Road
School days bring congestion: Yellow school buses are picking up their charges, kids on bikes are hurrying to get to school before the bell rings, harried parents are trying to drop their kids off before work. It’s never more important for drivers to slow down and pay attention than when kids are present—especially before and after school.
2017-18 Policy Council Executive Committee
Top row (left to right): Adriana Gomez (PTA President, Community Rep.—MAOF), Elizabeth Jimenez (Recording Secretary—Pomona USD), Mireya Segovia (Sergeant at Arms—Foundation), Mireya Velazquez (Corresponding Secretary—Mountain View SD). Bottom row (left to right): Sergio Morales (Treasurer—ABC USD), Sally Gutierrez (Vice Chair—Plaza de la Raza), Brenda Garcia (Chair—MAOF), Luis Tovar (Parliamentarian—Pomona USD).