She spends a great deal of time in BJ's classroom helping out. He's in an alternative education class that expects a great deal of parental participation, so her participation is expected and appreciated. She spent a lot of time this past year helping out teaching math. Her and the teacher, Mr. Hagan, also developed a module called Life Simulation. This simulation allows the students to experience life and learn life lessons. Some of the things they've done are: develop budgets, choose careers, choose colleges and majors, develop budgets for college, visited a class in their chosen major at San Jose State.
Outside of school Lola is interested in Women's Issues, multiculuralism & diversity issues, especially issues involving children of color. She also enjoys flims. Her tastes tend towards foreign subtitled films.