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Black History Videos for Students

37 Black History Videos for Students in Every Grade Level We’re living through unprecedented times—a pandemic, civil unrest, and a contested election—and through it all, racial injustice has taken center stage. At times, we’ve all navigated uncomfortable conversations, but it’s more important than ever to dig deep and be the leader our communities deserve.  Click […]

California ACES Action News – September 18, 2020

  Interested in joining ACEs Connection? Click HERE!     4CA Webinar: State and Federal Outlook on Supporting Children To Thrive Join 4CA this webinar taking a look at trauma informed policy implications at the state and federal levels, including the unique context of 2020.  ACEs Connection ● Register ● Read more »   Trauma is ‘Written Into Our Bodies’ […]

USC Training in Real Estate Finance and Development

We came across this program at the San Diego Housing Federation’s “Housing at the Breaking Point” conference.  It looks interesting. — The Ross Minority Program was founded in 1993 for the purpose of engaging land use professionals, especially of underrepresented ethnic minority groups and women, to enter the field of real estate finance and development. […]

October 19th ACT-SO Visit to Black Xpression

ACT-SO will be visiting the dynamic Open Mic night that is Black Xpression.  If you register (for free), ACT-SO will cover your entrance fee. Register for Black Xpression If you wear your ACT-SO t-shirt (which we will be happy to give students for free if they signup to compete), we will give you a $5 […]

Music and Empanadas; The (2nd) Hangout at Liberty Station

We had a great time at Liberty Station on Sunday night. It was a lovely evening with a lovely breeze, and the bands were both great. We were split on whether the opening act (Rebecca Jade and the Cold Fact) upstaged the headliner (Earl Thomas.) Besides popcorn and drinks, we also made a run to […]