You may notice some festively painted doors across the county, including at Identity’s Up-County Youth Opportunity Center in Gaithersburg. It’s a welcoming door, part of Welcoming Week, and some of our UYOC English language students were [...]
Identity youth at Neelsville Middle School have been working for weeks on their school Science Fair projects, and on May 15th they presented their eight team projects to two judges in the school-wide event. The students in [...]
Makes a business argument for equity in education saying, “We cannot afford the status quo”. As the first Latino council member in Montgomery County history and the current President, Nancy Navarro’s OpEd highlights The Promise of [...]
Washington Post: Promise of Latino Youth study underscores the struggle many Latino students face in Montgomery County.
The article by education reporter Donna St. George begins with the fact that a troubling number of Latino students in one of the nation’s most prosperous counties are unprepared for kindergarten, lag in reading, drop out [...]
We are kicking off our 20th anniversary year with a report and discussion of how to close the gap between the bright future Latino youth dream of and the reality of their lost potential.
Nearly 300 people packed the cafeteria at Gaithersburg Middle School Thursday night to question the three candidates running for Montgomery County Executive, about issues of interest to the Latino community. This forum was organized by Identity, [...]
Engage with the candidates for County Executive and ask your questions! Identity sponsors County Executive Forum for Latino [...]