Marjorie Orellana is a UCLA education professor is a Fellow of the Sudikoff Family Institute for Education & New Media, an initiative that supports the public engagement of faculty at UCLA’s Graduate School of Education & Information Studies.
Articles by this author
Saturday, January 19, 2019
Why I Stand With UTLA’s Fight for Teachers, Families and Children
I walked the line in ’89. I was a teacher in Los Angeles Unified School District when the teachers’ union (UTLA) led the last teachers’ strike. Now I’m a professor of education, seeing things from a different angle. I’m happy to report one big difference between 1989 and now: LA teachers are asking...
Thursday, July 12, 2018
Kharma, Interconnectedness, and the Immigrant Crisis
“Don’t come to our country illegally,” President Trump blasted in a recent tweet, his solution to the current immigrant crisis – one in which thousands of immigrants are fleeing violence in Central America and attempting to cross into the United States. He went on to emphasize the importance of...