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El Paso Leadership Academy: An NHI-Inspired School

posted May 3, 2016, 11:06 AM by Deborah Teasley   [ updated May 3, 2016, 11:21 AM ]

El Paso Leadership Academy students

If hindsight is 20-20, are there any comparable idioms on foresight? Perhaps the cryptic ladies who spoke to Odysseus should step aside because the National Hispanic Institute was able to predict the inherent educational and sociological needs of Latino students’ decades ago. Predication and application came to fruition through NHI’s summer programs, but since first experiencing NHI for myself, I’ve wondered what a school would look like if it shifted the curricular design to embody NHI ideologies – and that became my vision....Click here to read more!