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IDRA Newsletter 2008

Dec 09, 2008

Dec 2008

Tools for ActionEnlightened Public Policy IDRA emerged in 1973 as the only entity in the state dedicated exclusively to the … read more

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Dec 08, 2008

Dec 2008

Creating Culturally Responsive Parent EngagementPrincipal Shares Strategies for Success Rosana G. Rodríguez, Ph.D., Rogelio López del Bosque, Ed.D., and Abelardo … read more

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Dec 08, 2008

Dec 2008

Josie Danini Cortez, M.A. Last year, the National Economic and Social Rights Initiative published Deprived of Dignity, Degrading Treatment and … read more

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Dec 08, 2008

Dec 2008

Presenting IDRA’s Framework for Effective Instruction of Secondary English Language Learners María “Cuca” Robledo Montecel, Ph.D. In July 2008, Judge … read more

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Dec 03, 2008

Dec 2008

Where It is Now, and What is Still Needed Albert Cortez, Ph.D., and Roy L. Johnson, M.S. Background – Programs … read more

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Dec 02, 2008

Dec 2008

Albert Cortez, Ph.D. In 2009, the Texas legislature will find itself at another historical crossroad. Does it strive to provide … read more

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Oct 16, 2008

Oct 2008

Accountability: School Holding Power Attrition A high priority for the Parent Information and Resource Center is to ensure that school … read more

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Oct 16, 2008

Oct 2008

  Roy L. Johnson, M.S. In August 2008, the Texas Education Agency (TEA) released its second dropout and school completion … read more

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Oct 16, 2008

Oct 2008

Tools For ActionEngaging Students for Success Engaged students perform better academically. And the role of fostering student engagement is critical … read more

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Oct 16, 2008

Oct 2008

Hold On – Changing Course to Raise Graduation Rates Laurie Posner, M.P.A. Against a backdrop of rising 21st Century consequences … read more

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