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Core Articles about Comunitario PTA

Core Articles about Comunitario PTA

“Our children could get lost” – Rio Grande Valley Parents Gather to Discuss Policy Implications
By Sofía Bahena, Ed.D., November-December  2015

Armed with Data, PTA Comunitarios Work with Schools for College Preparation – An IDRA OurSchool Portal Story
By Hector Bojorquez and Aurelio M. Montemayor, M.Ed., June-July 2014

National PTA Visits Comunitario PTAs in the Rio Grande Valley
July 2014

Families and Curriculum – Supporting Preparation of Students for College and Post-secondary Education
By Aurelio M. Montemayor, M.Ed., April 2014

Treating All Students as College Material – Family Leadership in Action
By Aurelio M. Montemayor, Ed.D., March 2014

PTA Comunitario Growth Prospects in Oklahoma
By Kristin E. Grayson, Ph.D., March 2014

Families – School Board Electors and Partners
By Aurelio M. Montemayor, M.Ed., November-December 2013

Federal Grant to Help Expand Relationship Between Parent and Community Groups in the Rio Grande Valley
June-July 2013

PTA Comunitario as a Family Leadership Model – An ‘Investing in Innovation I3 Project
By Aurelio Montemayor, M.Ed., March 2013

Hosting Superintendents, Quizzing Candidates and Marking Maps – A Fully Engaged PTA Comunitario
By Aurelio Montemayor, M.Ed., March 2012

Youth Take on Budget Cuts – “We Want Fully Funded Schools”
By Hector Bojorquez and Aurelio M. Montemayor, M.Ed., March 2012

Community Leaders Discuss How PTA Comunitarios Give Voice to Parents in their Children’s Education
Interview, June-July 2011

Family Leadership in the Field – Lasting Community Leadership in Education
By Aurelio Montemayor, M.Ed., June-July 2011

 Reference Articles about Comunitario PTA

Parents from Across Texas Share Ideas and Strategies at Annual IDRA La Semana del Niño Parent Institute
by Felix Montes, Ph.D., June-July 2015

Rio Grande Valley Community Commits to Ensuring High Academic Region for All Students
By Hector Bojorquez, April 2014

Mesa Comunitaria Educativa – Community Collaboration for Education Advocacy
By Hector Bojorquez and Aurelio M. Montemayor, Ed.D., March 2014

School Boards Come of Age with a 21st Century Vision
By Rosana G. Rodríguez, Ph.D., and Abelardo Villarreal, Ph.D., November-December 2013

Net Capital – Technology Tools that Support Community Leadership
By Laurie Posner, M.P.A., March 2013

Families Engaging Each Other to Improve Schools – IDRA’s Annual La Semana del Niño Parent Institute™
By Frances M. Guzmán, M.Ed., March 2013

Communities, School Boards and Education Policy
By Albert Cortez, Ph.D., June-July 2012

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