Dr. Andrea Ramirez recently invited Rev. Rigo Mendez to discuss educational opportunities for children with disabilities or developmental delays.
Rigo Mendez’s life was forever changed when he embarked upon the life as an educator. Today as founder of USpeak International, Rigo is a speaker, teacher, and coach who strives to empower people to maximize their potential. Rigo graduated with honors from Ashford University with a degree in Psychology and was later named Teacher of the Year for his contributions to elementary students in the classroom. He has firsthand experience with disabilities, as his brother has Down syndrome, and has worked as a case manager for children with disabilities. He currently serves as a program coordinator to decrease high risk behavior among middle school students and as an Elder at The Potters House of Denver (La Casa Del Alfarero).
Rev. Mendez, you taught elementary school for…Read the entire article, “Supporting Education for All God’s Children/Apoyando la Educación Para Todos los Hijos de Dios” by clicking here: http://www.