Named one of the “Ten Latinos In Politics To Keep An Eye On” by the Huffington Post About_Latino_Learning_.html
American Educational Research Association Critical Educators         for Social Justice Community Advocacy Award 2013
Martin Luther King Jr. Classic Teacher Award 2009
    University of Arizona College of Education Erasmus Circle Scholar 2011
University of Arizona Goodman “In Defense    of Good Teaching” Award 2011
The Flinn Foundation Distinguished Educator Award 2002