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Apr 18, 2017

Pressroom

Advancing Equity and Adequacy Through Comprehensive School Finance Reform

Invited Testimony of IDRA on SB 2145 before the Texas Senate Education Committee – Presented by David Hinojosa, J.D., IDRA … read more

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Apr 05, 2017

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The Texas Top Ten Percent’s Legacy in Supporting Equal Access to Higher Education

Testimony Presented by David Hinojosa, J.D., National Director of Policy, Intercultural Development Research Association, Before the Texas Senate Higher Education Committee, … read more

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Mar 21, 2017

Pressroom

Vouchers with No Real Safeguards and No Civil Rights Protections are “Civil Wrongs”

Testimony of IDRA presented for the Senate Education Committee, March 21, 2017 See PDF version Thank you for allowing the … read more

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Mar 07, 2017

Pressroom

Determining the True Costs of Educating Underserved Students – Cost Study of Bilingual/ESL and Compensatory Education

Cost Study of Bilingual/ESL and Compensatory Education, Invited Testimony of IDRA – Presented by David Hinojosa, J.D., IDRA National Director of … read more

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Jan 25, 2017

Pressroom

Testimony – Equity Matters for All Schoolchildren

Equity Matters for All Schoolchildren School Finance Interim Charge, Testimony of IDRA – Presented by David Hinojosa, J.D., National Director … read more

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Jan 24, 2017

Pressroom

IDRA In the News

Media Coverage 2017 to date Op-Ed: Texas Does Not Have to Stay Stuck at Losing One in Four High Schoolers, … read more

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Dec 01, 2016

News Releases

Zero Tolerance Policies Push Students Away

High Attrition Rates of Black Students and Hispanic Students Are Linked to Exclusionary Discipline News Release: San Antonio (December 1, … read more

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Nov 21, 2016

News Releases

Texas High Schools Stand to Lose Over 2 Million Students in Coming Years

IDRA Forecast Analysis: At Our Current Pace in Texas, Universal High School Education is Two Decades Away News Release: San … read more

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Nov 14, 2016

News Releases

Temporary Policy Relieves High-Stakes for 6,000 Students

Use of Individual Graduation Committees Unlocks Diplomas for Qualified Students News Release: San Antonio (November 14, 2016) – Students who … read more

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Nov 01, 2016

News Releases

Despite Graduation Rate Progress, Texas Appears Stuck at Losing One-Fourth of High Schoolers

31st Annual Texas Public School Attrition Study Released by IDRA News Release: San Antonio (November 1, 2016) – Earlier this … read more

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