Alexis Campos and fellow juniors at Lafayette’s Centaurus High School have a big dream: They want their school to offer an ethnic studies course dedicated to exploring culture, identity, race and ethnicity.

Now, with the help of students and staff in CU Boulder’s Public Achievement program and administrators at Boulder Valley School District, they’re getting closer to seeing that vision become a reality. This spring, the students began developing a curriculum for the first-of-its-kind social studies elective class, with hopes of launching it at Centaurus and districtwide in 2023.

Read more about this story by Sarah Kuta for CU Boulder Today here