Sandra Calles, PhD

Dr. Sandra Calles is a psychologist, educator, life coach, mentor and activist. Her passion is to advocate for causes she believes in, teach about mental health topics, and guide others, so they may achieve success in their personal and career endeavors.

She has over 11 years of experience as a mental health professional having worked at various mental health facilities. Most recently she was a therapist at Los Angeles Harbor College at the Life Skills Center. While at Harbor College, she helped many students overcome emotional obstacles so they could transfer to universities and meet their career goals. She devotes her personal and professional life to political causes, and activities that promote mental health, women’s issues, the empowerment of Latinas through education, business ownership, financial literacy and political engagement. Dr. Sandra is a graduate of California State University, Dominguez Hills, earning both a BA in Human Services and an MA in Clinical Psychology. She earned her doctorate from Saybrook University in Psychology, where she developed a treatment modality from her research on survivors of sudden cardiac death. The treatment plan known as PROSPER, is an acronym detailing a healing plan that can be applied to survivors of various traumas and is the underpinning for the work she does with her clients..... Continue Reading

The Mexican Education War

The Nation.
I spent several days this week in Mexico City, on a trip for American journalists and policy professionals hosted by Groupo Salinas, the media, retail,
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Se duplica la fuga de cerebros hacia EU en cinco años


La fuga de cerebros mexicanos que han ido a trabajar a Estados Unidos se duplicó en el presente sexenio. De acuerdo a cifras de la OCDE y de la Subsecretaría de Educación Superior, en 2005 había 411 mil connacionales laborando en el vecino país del . . . → Read More: Se duplica la fuga de cerebros hacia EU en cinco años


Con una gran entusiasmo los directivos del Sector 17 acudieron al segundo modulo del Diplomado en Formación de Equipos Directivos y Supervisión Académica, que tuvo como tema la “Competencia de liderazgo”. Las ocho zonas y personal del sector reportaron una asistencia de 117 directivos en los dos diferentes turnos del diplomado. En esta ocasión y . . . → Read More: (COMUNICACION+CONFIANZA) ROLES DIVIDIDO POR IGUALDAD=CONFIANZA

Mexican census 2010: Languages other than Spanish spoken in Mexico

H. Gutierrez

There are close to 7,000,000 Mexicans who speak languages other than Spanish in Mexico.  You will observe that the numbers of native speakers of other languages have grown according to the last census.

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Oportunidades Educacionales para Mexicanos en el exterior

El IME busca contribuir al desarrollo individual y colectivo de la población mexicana y de origen mexicano en el exterior, a través de la promoción de programas de educación formal e informal, en colaboración con diversas instituciones educativas en México, Estados Unidos y otras regiones del mundo.

En este sentido, se impulsan diferentes iniciativas . . . → Read More: Oportunidades Educacionales para Mexicanos en el exterior