Kōrero EAG, S3, E15 - Carol Jiménez & Lisa Evans Powel

Kōrero EAG - Start Local, Go Global by Malia M. Hoffmann, Ed.D. & Alfred Y. Ramirez, Ph.D.

Episode notes

Carol Jiménez was elected to the Perris Elementary School District Board of Education in November 2022 and sworn into office in December 2022. Carol started her tenure in the district as a teacher, and as she noticed the disparity of the children in her district wrote grants to start a preschool program for the district. The grants were awarded and Carol became the Director of Child Development Programs for the District. With collaboration and funding from the state and First 5 a unique school readiness facility was built in Perris, named Rob Reiner Children & Families Development Center. The goal of the preschool programs was to address children and families’ needs to prevent barriers from being successful in school. She has two master’s degrees in Education, one from UCR and one from Cal State, San Bernardino. Her goal for being on the scho ... 

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