Celina Moreno

Standing on the Shoulders of Giants – Podcast Episode 239 | Classnotes Podcast 239

Podcast 239Classnotes Podcast (December 14, 2023). In 2023, IDRA celebrated its 50th anniversary with a series of events throughout the year, including a gala highlighting IDRA’s Bold Legacy and Bright Future. This special episode features the remarks by IDRA President & CEO, Celina Moreno, J.D.

She pays tribute to the legacy, audacity and strength of the advocates who organized five decades ago to challenge injustice in their schools. And she emphasizes a bright future where, at IDRA, we will never stop dreaming of and fighting for a world where all believe in the truth we have long known: all children are valuable; none is expendable.

Show length: 12:10 min


Watch this speech on YouTube

IDRA 50th Anniversary Highlights

IDRA 50th Anniversary Video Gallery

Gala program (PDF)

Commentary: Civil rights icon Dolores Huerta, 93 and ‘still raising hell,‘ by Nancy M. Preyor-Johnson, San Antonio Express-News

IDRA President and CEO Celina Moreno | ¡Nosotros! with Elaine Ayala, November 17, 2023

Latinas in Education, ¡SALUD!, KLRN-TV, September 28, 2023

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