Jessica Garcia-Kohl

Justice Sotomayor Delivers Inspiring Talk on the Importance of Education

Sonia Sotomayor has an inspirational story about using education to rise out of poverty in the Bronx and eventually becoming an associate justice for the Supreme Court of the United States.

The audience at the SF Commonwealth Club, in the sold out Herbst Theater, stood for a sustained ovation Monday in honor of Sonia Sotomayor. The Supreme Court Associate Justice is traveling across the country to discuss her new book, My Beloved World. Her inspiring talk touched on the importance of her schools, and it made me think of how Rocketship and other charter schools are impacting the local educational landscape.

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