Media Coverage 2024 – To Date

Why Teachers of English Learners With Disabilities Need Specialized Training, Ileana Najarro, Education Week, June 25, 2024

Mexican American Studies coursework growing exponentially, Express News, May 29, 2024

Texas school districts still struggling with armed guard mandate months after new law went into effect, Isabella Basco, KVUE, May 21, 2024

13 Investigates controversial Texas crackdown on e-cigarette use in schools in HB114, Jonathan Bruce, ABC13 Houston, May 15, 2024

‘A Unique Challenge’: What English Learners With Disabilities Need, Ileana Najarro, Education Week, May 13, 2024

Orville Wright On How to Leave a Lasting Legacy with a Successful and Effective Nonprofit Organization, by Karen Mangia, Thrive Global, May 6, 2024

Georgia Governor Signs School Voucher Bill to Give $6,500 Toward Private Tuition, The 74, May 1, 2024

Georgia private school voucher bill criticized for diverting funds from public schools, Megan Butler, Courthouse News Service, April 23, 2024

Kemp signs school vouchers into law, Fox 5, Atlanta, April 23, 2024 

Georgia governor signs school voucher bill to provide $6,500 toward private tuition, by Ross Williams, Georgia Recorder, April 23, 2024 

Experts’ Top Policy Priorities for English-Learner Education, by Ileana Najarro, Education Week, April 9, 2024

Commentary: Meet the students hoping to make Mexican American Studies a core class, by

Closing the Education Gap for K-12 English Learners, by LatinoJustice PRLDEF and ASPIRA of New York, April 4, 2024

Civil Rights Organizations Follow State Court Ruling with a Letter to Texas School Leaders Warning About Race-Based Hair Discrimination, Legal Defense Fund, March 27, 2024

Anti-Immigrant Texas Law, SB 4: Chaos, Courts, and the Clash Over Immigration, Texas AFT, March 21, 2024

North Texas families still await action years after reporting discrimination at schools, by Talia Richman, Dallas Morning News, March 14, 2024

Latinitas Shines at SXSW EDU with Panel on Latina Prosperity, Camila Dejesus, Latinitas Magazine, March 7, 2024

Sammie Lester Obituary, posted March 6, 2024

San Antonians to pitch education, workforce development at SXSW festival, by Edmond Ortiz, Community Impact, March 1, 2024

Pharr Native Publishes Award-Winning Book of Short Stories, Texas Board Business, February 28, 2024

Gold Dome Report – Legislative Day 23 (2024), by Stanley S. Jones, Jr., Helen L. Sloat, George S. Ray, National Law Review, February 20, 2024

Afrofuturism and the Law Symposium’ imagines the future of the Black legal field, by Caroline McConnico, The Daily Texan, February 12, 2024

Eliminating Hair Discrimination in Texas Schools, Native American Rights Fund, February 12, 2024

People Are Not Props – Christie Goodman, APR, Fellow PRSA, Ethical Voices, February 12, 2024

State of Language Rights and Bilingual Education 50 years After Lau vs. Nichols, by Leslie Villegas, New America, February 6, 2024

Twelve Civil Rights Organizations Send Letter to Texas Education Agencies Calling for Proper Enforcement of CROWN Act, Legal Defense Fund, January 30, 2024

Advocating for Honest History Education: A Resource for Parents and Caregivers, Learning for Justice, January 29, 2024

IDRA Study Highlights Ongoing Struggles Faced by Middle School Counselors, Planning Ahead, Texas AFT, January 15, 2024

How a South Texas Educator Transformed the Chicano Movement, Jan. 14th, Texas Border Business, January 11, 2024

CGU to Host Webinar on Jan 22 Celebrating 50th Anniversary of U.S. Supreme Court Case Lau vs. Nichols, Claremont Graduate University, January 8, 2024