Interview with Evelyn Rivera on May 23, 2017, Segments 19 & 20

CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-

Rivera discusses her involvement in educational reform activism in the Orange County Public School System in Florida. Rivera gives her thoughts on the current state of public education, and the hard work that she, James Lawson, and Tomasita Ortiz were doing putting together a bilingual educational program.


Date
May 22, 2017, Recording date
Interviewee
Evelyn Rivera
Interviewer
Mareitssa Griggs
Duration
2m 35.0s
Location of interview

Interview Location: Orlando, FL

Language
English
Object Type
Moving Image
Identifier
ERiv.2017.05.23.19
Related Keywords
Public schools, Education, Bilingual education
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Orange County Public Schools, Parents' Leadership Council (PLC), James Lawson, Tomasita Ortiz, Ron Blocker, Beverly Jenkins, Radames Reyes
Related Places
Orlando, FL (interview location)
Related Dates
2000s, Date mentioned
1990 – 2010, Date mentioned
Citation
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Evelyn Rivera on May 23, 2017, Segments 19 & 20: ERiv.2017.05.23.19. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 21 Oct 2019.
Use Restrictions

In Copyright - Educational Use Permitted In Copyright - Educational Use Permitted

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Repository
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