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Latest issue of the IDRA Newsletter – This month’s focus: Institutional Grit

“Regrettably, some researchers and school administrators around the country are thinking only about assessing students’ grit and resilience. They are already assuming that students are lacking, rather than exploring how schools must change.” – Dr. María “Cuca” Robledo Montecel, IDRA President and CEO

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Articles

The Link between Institutional Grit and Non-cognitive Skills, by Hector Bojorquez

Institutionalized Discrimination… Does it Exist in Your School?, by David Hinojosa, J.D.

In-grade Retention National Trends and Civil Rights Concerns, by Paula N. Johnson, M.A.

Texas Graduation Requirements and Opportunities – IDRA’s New Parent Involvement Tool for School Districts, by Aurelio M. Montemayor, M.Ed.

Resources from the 20th Annual IDRA La Semana del Niño Parent Institute™

Extras

Texas Graduation Requirements and Opportunities – Training Kit

Mar 29, 2018

Mar 2018

• Aurelio M. Montemayor, M.Ed. • IDRA Newsletter • March 2018 • Last year, three grandmothers whose children graduated from public … read more

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Mar 01, 2018

Mar 2018

Latest issue of the IDRA Newsletter – This month’s focus: Institutional Grit  “Regrettably, some researchers and school administrators around the … read more

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Feb 28, 2018

Feb 2018

• Michelle Martínez Vega • IDRA Newsletter • February 2018 • This is a pivotal moment in American culture. The … read more

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Feb 28, 2018

Feb 2018

• Christie L. Goodman, APR • IDRA Newsletter • February 2018 • There are many reasons for schools to actively … read more

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Feb 28, 2018

Feb 2018

• Aurelio M. Montemayor, M.Ed., and Michelle Martínez Vega • IDRA Newsletter • February 2018 • Teachers inspire and protect … read more

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Feb 28, 2018

Feb 2018

• Aurelio M. Montemayor, M.Ed. • IDRA Newsletter • February 2018 • As the 20th Annual IDRA La Semana del … read more

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Jan 31, 2018

Jan 2018

• Nilka Avilés, Ed.D., and Hector Bojorquez • IDRA Newsletter • January 2018 • Creating a just society, based on the values … read more

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Jan 31, 2018

Jan 2018

• Kristin Grayson, Ph.D., and Paula Johnson, M.A. • IDRA Newsletter • January 2018 • Removing students from the school setting for … read more

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Jan 31, 2018

Jan 2018

• by Aurelio M. Montemayor, M.Ed. • IDRA Newsletter • January 2018 • Last year in April, IDRA held its … read more

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Jan 31, 2018

Jan 2018

• by María “Cuca” Robledo Montecel, Ph.D. • IDRA Newsletter • January 2018 • The Class of 2016 saw Graduation Rates of … read more

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