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Immigrant student stands up to stereotypes

Andres Garcia didn’t let stereotypes or bullying stop him from learning English and succeeding in school after arriving in the U.S. at a young age.

Produced by Aaron Aguilera, Jacob Barrera, Hugo Farfan, José Garcia, Ronaldo Preciado and Esmeralda Solorzano, students of Social Justice Humanitas Academy in San Fernando, California. Instruction provided by SRL Connected Educator Tim Knipe. Mentor support provided by Rosa Maria Ruvalcaba of PBS SoCal.