I grew up en la casa del Limón- the house with the lemon tree, which is what my cousins and I affectionately baptized the casita that once housed 10 people. …

I have a career that I love dearly. I hold numerous college degrees. I am bilingüe.

These are some of my privileges that I hold.

Privilege is an inherent part of our current social order and as educators we must own that certain people are afforded certain privileges that others…

Irene Castillon

Latina in educational leadership. Holding onto and creating pockets of resistance. Embracing the journey and dancing to a bachata or banda beat along the way.

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