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Enseña Perú Alumna Marcia Rivas Develops Inclusive Policies for All of Peru's Children

Enseña Perú alumna Marcia Rivas’s experiences as a teacher led her to understand the barriers children with disabilities face in attaining an education that is designed to meet their needs and enable them to fulfill their potential. Trained as a lawyer, Marcia made the switch from the courtroom to the classroom in order to address the underlying causes of social injustice rather than its effects.

Teach For All Participates in Deutsche Post DHL’s Global Volunteer Day

In September, dozens of Deutsche Post DHL volunteers in Lima, Peru teamed up with EnseñaPeru teaching participants and more than 200 of their students for three days of repairing and beautifying schools and organizing student workshops. That same week in India, more than 100 volunteers visited 10 Teach For India schools across the country to host art competitions, paint classrooms, and interact with hundreds of students.

Convicción Marks Enseña Perú's Five-Year Milestone

On February 7-8, Enseña Perú hosted “Convicción” (Conviction) in honor of its five-year anniversary and the graduation of its fourth cohort of participants to alumni (of a total of 172 . Held in Lima, the event brought together Enseña Perú's extended family of participants (“PEPs”), alumni, staff, and stakeholders to celebrate the organization's growth and progress over the past five years, and to re-commit to the movement and its vision for educational equity with a sense of urgency, strategy, and possibility.