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IDRA Newsletter 2009

Dec 15, 2009

Dec 2009

Dear reader, We are surrounded by big myths about education. For example, there is the myth that equal opportunity currently … read more

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Dec 15, 2009

Dec 2009

Rosana G. Rodríguez, Ph.D. There is little question that student success for the 21th Century must be viewed in light … read more

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Dec 15, 2009

Dec 2009

Zero Tolerance ≠ College PrepZero Tolerance + Instructional Quality < College Prep Equity + Instructional Quality + Student Achievement ≥ … read more

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Dec 15, 2009

Dec 2009

In Memoriam – Judge William Wayne JusticeJustice… for All As the year comes to a close, we at IDRA reflect … read more

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Dec 15, 2009

Dec 2009

• Adela Solís, Ph.D.  • IDRA Newsletter • November-December 2009 • A word commonly associated with the beginning teacher is struggle. That’s … read more

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Dec 15, 2009

Dec 2009

Five Supporting Reasons for the Success of the Coca-Cola Valued Youth Program in Dropout Prevention Felix Montes, Ph.D. The Coca-Cola … read more

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Dec 14, 2009

Dec 2009

Student Voices "Ever since I have been in the Coca-Cola Valued Youth Program, I have gotten all A’s in school. … read more

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Oct 23, 2009

Oct 2009

Dear reader, This month IDRA releases its 24th annual comprehensive study of attrition rates in the state of Texas. The … read more

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Oct 23, 2009

Oct 2009

School Holding Power – A Quality School Indicator Roy L. Johnson, M.S. Texas public high schools lose about one-third of … read more

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Oct 21, 2009

Oct 2009

Texas Public School Attrition Study, 2008-09Overall Attrition Rate Declines, But Gaps Persist Among Racial and Ethnic Groups Roy L. Johnson, … read more

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