november-9

Thank you from Mexico!

In Mexico, we don’t celebrate Thanksgiving in the traditional sense, no turkey dinners, no big family gatherings, and Christmas decorations are up before the third Thursday of November. However, this doesn’t mean we can’t celebrate the spirit of Thanksgiving, being thankful for all the year has given us and what has yet to come. This […]

november-6

Reflecting on a week of school visits

This year, there have been changes in Mexico’s educational system; including the removal of inscription fees and teacher evaluations. In Chiapas and Oaxaca, these changes have been met with protests and strikes because many teachers believe that the reform unfairly impacts teachers in rural areas who do not have the resources to meet the requirements. […]