Media Coverage 2017

A report from the Intercultural Development Research Association says Texas charter schools have a graduation rate 30 percent lower than the state’s traditional schools, Camille Phillips, KRWG FM, December 29, 2017

Texas está perdiendo a estudiantes…hispanos. No concluyen la educación básica – Se traduce en la baja de 11 estudiantes por hora, El Mañana, December 27, 2017

New Texas Education Agency data reveals charter school statistics, leaving some parents concerned, Danielle Husband, Rare Houston, December 25, 2017

Teacher surprised by national recognition – Youth tutoring program makes big impact on kids, Ruth Campbell, Odessa American, December 23, 2017

Texas: Low Graduation Rates for Charter Schools, Far Lower than District Schools, Diane Ravitch’s blog, December 21, 2017

Texas: Low Graduation Rates for Charter Schools, Far Lower than District Schools, Davide Taylor, Thoughts on Education blog, December 21, 2017

Low graduation rates at Texas charter schools, report shows, District Administration blog, December 20, 2017

Study: Graduation Rates At Texas Charters 30 Points Lower Than Public Schools, Jonathan Baker, High Plains Public Radio, December 19, 2017

Report: Low Graduation Rates at Texas Charter Schools, Camille Phillips, Texas Public Radio, December 18, 2017

A closer look at OFCC report, Audrey Hackett, Yellow Springs News (Ohio), December 14, 2017

Hutto ISD’s superintendent finalist has 30 years of experience in Texas public education, Iain Oldman, Community Impact Newspaper, October 3, 2017

Newly Sworn in Lehman College President Pledges Expansion, Diego Barcacel Peña, Norwood News, October 2, 2017

Having a conversation with your young child, Kittie Butcher, Janet Pletcher, MSU Extension, Michigan State University, September 5, 2017

Promueven el derecho a la educación de los niños, Edelia Hernández, El Mañana, August 28, 2017

Cleveland Central High opens new era for school district, Kelsey Davis, Daily Journal, August 8, 2017

Explaining School Finance: How Does Texas Fund Public Education?, Ryan Poppe, Texas Public Radio, August 4, 2017

What Integrated Schooling Did for Rad Weaver, Bekah McNeel, Rivard Report, July 7, 2017

Trustees approve budget with cuts, Odessa American, June 21, 2017

ECISD board to consider issuing Maintenance Tax Notes, Odessa American, June 18, 2017

ECISD trustees to consider new Permian principal, Odessa American, June 11, 2017

NCSD Member Updates, NCSD Updates, May 2017

Senate panel weighs alternate graduation route for students who fail exams, Aliyya Swaby, Texas Tribune, April 11, 2017

The New Champions of School Integration, Richard D. Kahlenberg, The Atlantic, April 6, 2017

Scholarship Endowment Created in Honor of President Emeritus Max Castillo, Skyline News, UHDowntown, March 23, 2017

Texas Senate committee hears pros and cons of school choice measure, Bobby Cervantes and Elena Mejia Lutz, San Antonio Express-News, March 22, 2017

Dozens testify against ‘school choice’ bill, Sarah Navoy, KEYE-TV, CBS Austin, March 21, 2017

Tips for Meaningful Making, Kanoe Namahoe, SmartBrief on EdTech, February 21, 2017

School finance and opportunity: The law and the road ahead, AEI, February 13, 2017

Sacramento County school districts dealing with student absences, Anthony Cave, KXTV-TV Sacramento, February 1, 2017

Vidrine, MCSB object to DOJ proposal, Bonnie Bolden, The News Star, January 31, 2017

Business Group’s Report Says Broken Education System Will Sink Texas Economy, Bekah McNeel, The Rivard Report, January 26, 2017

Op-Ed: Texas Does Not Have to Stay Stuck at Losing One in Four High Schoolers, Dr. Robledo Montecel for the San Antonio Express-News, January 15, 2017