Media Coverage 2020 – Highlights to Date

Eradicating the School-to-Prison Pipeline through a Comprehensive Approach to School Equity, Arkansas Law Review, by Morgan Craven, J.D., Paula Johnson, Ph.D., & Terrence Wilson, J.D.

Austin school board OKs $1.65 billion budget amid calls to divert district police funds, Melissa B. Taboada, Stephenville Empire-Tribune, June 23, 2020

Groups Call for Austin ISD to Shift Money from Policing In Schools To Building Community, by Sangita Menon, KUT, June 22, 2020

As COVID-19 Strains School Budgets, Texas’ Historic Education Cuts Give Lessons, by Laura Isensee, Houston Public Media, June 18, 2020

IDRA feature focuses on Valley’s digital divide, by Luis Montoya, Rio Grande Guardian, June 13, 2020

Watch: During COVID-19, nonprofit pivots to address digital divide, by Steve Taylor, Rio Grande Guardian, May 27, 2020

Watch: Arise Adelante helps colonia families navigate the digital divide, by Steve Taylor, Rio Grande Guardian, May 22, 2020

Commentary: Not aiding DACA students merciless, by Celina Moreno, for the San Antonio Express-News, May 14, 2020

CSLAP’s Response to COVID-19, Thomas Ray Garcia, Rio Grande Guardian, May 6, 2020

Schools Lean on Staff Who Speak Students’ Language to Keep English-Learners Connected, Corey Mitchell, Education Week, April 27, 2020

Aprueba Estado curso de estudios afroamericanos – Con el voto unánaime, el SBOE da un paso Adelante para crear escuelas excelentes, Edelia Hernández, El Mañana, April 21, 2020

Data Deficit: No A-F Grades for Districts or STAAR Exams for Students, Emily Donaldson, Rivard Report, April 16, 2020

Teenager at Harris County juvenile detention tests positive for coronavirus, Gabrielle Banks, Houston Chronicle, March 26, 2020

Schools and students with disabilities likely to struggle with special ed at a distance, Shelby Webb, Houston Chronicle, March 22, 2020

Facebook Live Interview: La Semana del Ñino Parent Institute – Parent Training Workshop, Willie Tenorio with guest Aurelio Montemayor, ¡MASBÁmonos! Show!, March 19, 2020

‘Uncharted territory’: Austin-area schools shutter amid coronavirus fears, Austin American-Statesman, Julie Chang & Aaricka Washington, March 16, 2020

Fronteras: The Legacy Of The Chicano Student Walkouts Remembered 50 Years Later, Norma Martinez & Lauren Terrazas, Texas Public Radio, January 31, 2020

Mexican American civil rights institute finds a home at OLLU, Elaine Ayala, San Antonio Express-News, January 21, 2020