Category Archives: Jasmine Figueroa

All of Jasmine Figueroa’s blogs

Jasmine Figueroa on the Public Outcry for Gun Control

Yes, Ii do think that it needs to be better gun control law. Innocent people are losing their lives over something that is not worth it. I also believe that it is not fair for random people to be carrying guns and using it for the wrong purpose. What I can try to do to help this issue is to raise awareness by setting up meetings at the U.N., schools and talk to all about having better gun control laws.  

To read about the first mission trip to South Africa in 2008, please go to: http://angelrockproject.com/arp/projects/journey_for_change.asp

Journey for Change: Empowering Youth Through Global Service uplifts the lives of inner-city youth through global travel, volunteerism and advocacy work.  More information on the program can be found at www.angelrockproject.com.

What to Do About Students Low Reading Scores in New York by Jasmine Figueroa

The ideas that I have to strengthen New York’s school and the whole system are the following. First, I would advocate for more after-school programs with a focus on Math and English. Second, I would have longer school days with extra times for both Math and English.

To read about the first mission trip to South Africa in 2008, please go to: http://angelrockproject.com/arp/projects/journey_for_change.asp

Journey for Change: Empowering Youth Through Global Service uplifts the lives of inner-city youth through global travel, volunteerism and advocacy work.  More information on the program can be found at www.angelrockproject.com.