Student Profile

Gema Godina

Gema Godina

ELL Coordinator
Social Science Teacher
Sacramento City Unified School District

Office Phone: (916) 264-4400
Email: gema-godina@sac-city.k12.ca.us

Background Information
Gema Godina is a founding member of the Colectiva, a network of Xicana/o educators in Sacramento. For the past 10 years she has taught Social Science and has coordinated the English Language Learner (ELL) program at C.K. McClatchy High School. Gema Godina holds a B.A. in Sociology and an M.A. in Multicultural Education.

Research Interests
Critical Xicana/Xicano pedagogy, critical pedagogy and support networks as they relate to the sustainability of critical Raza educators. Other interest areas include community/parent/student organizing within the Raza community and teacher professional development specific to Latino students.