Miguel owns and operates Cayey Catering, based in Washington, D.C. A native of Puerto Rico, he resides with his two sons in Washington, DC. Miguel has become an active volunteer with the PTA at his first grade son’s school, Watkins Elementary, located in Ward 8. He is passionate about achieving open and transparent school-parent communication, and about involving other fathers in the DC PTA.
About Parents Involved in Education
Our nation’s economic competitiveness and the path to the American Dream depend on providing every child with an education that will enable them to succeed in a global economy that is predicated on knowledge and innovation. President Obama is committed to providing every child access to a complete and competitive education, from cradle through career.
The responsibility to do what is necessary to give every child a chance to succeed is shared by schools and family. As President Obama said in his State of the Union address, “It's family that first instills the love of learning in a child. Only parents can make sure the TV is turned off and homework gets done.” The partnership between parents, teachers, and schools will help us win the race to educate our kids.
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