STATEMENT OF ADVOCACY: Call for Georgia Colleges and Universities to Prepare Teachers to Meet the Needs of Multilingual Learners

  STATEMENT OF ADVOCACY: Call for Georgia Colleges and Universities to Prepare Teachers to Meet the Needs of Multilingual Learners WE ASK: GATESOL, GALEO, GALAS, and LCF Georgia join together…

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GALEO Announces Essay Contest Winners for its 14th Annual Cesar Chavez Day on March 31st

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – March 25th, 2021 (Atlanta, GA) GALEO is proud to recognize the winners for the 14th Annual Cesar Chavez Ceremony. This year’s event will be virtual. The…

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Collective Statement – A Community-Centered Response to Violence Against Asian American Communities

On March 16, eight people were killed at three different spas in North Georgia including six Asian women. We are heartbroken by these murders, which come at a time when…

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Georgia Education Barriers for Latino Students

Image from: https://favianna.com/artworks/preparate Georgia Education Barriers for Latino Students By: Rodrigo Ruiz-Tello Out of the 1.8 million students attending Georgia schools, Latinos make up 16% of them, which is roughly…

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Jerry Gonzalez, GALEO’s CEO, honored and commended by the Georgia House of Representatives with HR305

Norcross, Georgia, March 10, 2021 – Jerry Gonzalez, CEO of GALEO, has been honored and commended by the Georgia House of Representatives with HR305. The House Resolution 305 was led…

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PRESS RELEASE: Georgia Advisory Committee to the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Announces Study: Civil Asset Forfeiture and its Impact on Communities of Color

Georgia Advisory Committee to the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Announces Study: Civil Asset Forfeiture and its Impact on Communities of Color PRESS RELEASE Contact: Melissa Wojnaroski February 26, 2021…

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DACA Recipients: The Influence that Legislation Could Bring

Image from: https://georgiarecorder.com/2020/07/08/daca-recipients-are-essential-to-georgias-economy/ DACA Recipients: The Influence that Legislation Could Bring By Rodrigo Ruiz-Tello During the Presidential campaign of Joseph Biden, he announced that he planned to pass legislation to…

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Advocacy Groups Participate in Positive Legislative Hearing for Expanded Access for Immigrant Students While Calling For less Restrictions

Advocacy Groups Participate in Positive Legislative Hearing for Expanded Access for Immigrant Students While Calling For less Restrictions FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 22, 2021 CONTACT INFORMATION James C. Woo 404.585.8446…

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Georgia Redistricting Alliance Calls for Transparency in Redistricting Process

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Adam Sweat, asweat@progeorgia.org Karuna Ramachandran, kramachandran@advancingjustice-atlanta.org Georgia Redistricting Alliance Calls for Transparency in Redistricting Process Friday, February 5, 2021 (ATLANTA, GA)- Amidst a barrage of anti-voting…

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My Experience with a Virtual Internship

My Experience with a Virtual Internship By Giselle Simental My name is Giselle Simental. At this point, I have become a former GALEO intern. 2020 was a very challenging year…

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