Study Finds Sex Education Failing in California

New America Media, News Report, Nadia Prupis, Posted: Apr 28, 2010

The 2004 California Comprehensive Sexual Health and HIV/AIDS Prevention Act promised to reform sex education in California's high schools. But while Latinas and black females between the ages of 13 and 24 make up only 26 percent of the population, they represent 75 percent of those with HIV infections.




On April 15, Education Advocates Thanked Taxpayers

New America Media, News Report, Nadia Prupis, Posted: Apr 16, 2010

On Tax Day, parents, students and advocates rallied at post offices to urge the investment of taxpayer dollars in public education.




After Protests, Education Activists Strategize

New America Media, News Report, Nadia Prupis, Posted: Mar 17, 2010

Ten days after statewide actions against budget cuts to California’s schools and colleges, activists gathered to strategize next steps.