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IDRA Newsletter 1996

CHIME (Clearinghouse for Immigrant Education): Service Provides Access to Information on the Education of Immigrant Students

May 30, 1996

• by Aurelio M. Montemayor, M.Ed.• IDRA Newsletter • May 1996 •  Schools and communities are experiencing rapid social change as … read more

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Creative Collaboratives: Empowering Immigrant Students and Families Through Education

May 30, 1996

• by Josie Danini Supik, M.A. and Albert Cortez, Ph.D. • IDRA Newsletter • May 1996 •  The Texas Immigrant Education Collaborative … read more

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Immigrant Education from the Administrators’ Perspective

May 30, 1996

• by Pam McCollum, Ph.D. and Juanita García, M.A. • IDRA Newsletter • May 1996 •  The lives of secondary level immigrant students … read more

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Signs of Hope in Projects School, Editorial

May 30, 1996

• by Tom Keene • IDRA Newsletter • May 1996 •  Reflections Surrounded by gangs and graffiti, J.T. Brackenridge Elementary School is … read more

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Dispelling Myths About Immigrant Students

May 30, 1996

• by Abel Carmona, BA • IDRA Newsletter • May 1996 •  One of the most controversial political and economic issues in … read more

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Immigrant Education Policy: Why Attempt to Fix What’s Not Broken?

May 30, 1996

• by Albert Cortez, Ph.D. • IDRA Newsletter • May 1996 •  In our many years of working together, I remember how Dr. … read more

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Technology Teachers and Early Childhood

Apr 30, 1996

• by Aurora Yañez-Pérez, M.A. • IDRA Newsletter • April 1996 •  As the 21st century fast approaches, technology will have become ingrained … read more

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Scientific Literacy is Child’s Play

Apr 30, 1996

• by Hilaria Bauer, M.A. • IDRA Newsletter • April 1996 •  My students and I had been learning about polar regions … read more

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Children of America, Take Your Mark. Ready. Set. Wait a Minute

Apr 30, 1996

• by Bradley Scott, M.A. • IDRA Newsletter • April 1996 •  In this election year, I sincerely hope that parents, … read more

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A Synergistic Multiage Model for Minority Students

Apr 30, 1996

• by Felix Montes, Ph.D. • IDRA Newsletter • April 1996 •  Multiage grouping refers to classroom settings where students of varying ages … read more

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Needed: A Massive Moral Movement to Leave No Child Behind

Apr 30, 1996

• by Marian Wright Edelman • IDRA Newsletter • April 1996 •  When Jesus Christ invited little children to come unto him, … read more

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Achieving Gender Equity in Multicultural Bilingual Education: A Review of ESL: The Whole Person Approach

Mar 30, 1996

• by Adela Solís, Ph.D. • IDRA Newsletter • March 1996 •  Equity in education is achieved, in part, by removing barriers … read more

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IDRA’s MIJA Program Expands

Mar 30, 1996

• by Aurora Yáñez-Pérez, M.A. • IDRA Newsletter • March 1996 •  Throughout their school experience, girls consistently rate their intellectual abilities lower … read more

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Administrator’s Alert Sexual Harassment is Everybody’s Business

Mar 30, 1996

• by Bradley Scott, M.A. • IDRA Newsletter • March 1996 •  It was in October 1995 that the U.S. District Court … read more

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Women in Education Fields

Mar 30, 1996

• by Linda Cantu, M.A. • IDRA Newsletter • March 1996 •  Employment for men and women in the United States has traditionally … read more

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Alice Dickerson Montemayor’s: Feminist Challenge to LULAC in the 1930s

Mar 30, 1996

• by Dr. Cynthia E. Orozco • IDRA Newsletter • February 1996 •  The history of Mexican-origin women in voluntary organizations is … read more

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World Wide Web Sites on Gender Equity and Other On-line Resources on Gender Equity

Mar 30, 1996

• IDRA Newsletter • March 1996 •  The Women of NASA was developed to encourage more young women to pursue … read more

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Sparing my Children from “The Feeling”, Editorial

Feb 20, 1996

• by Raul Yzaguirre • IDRA Newsletter • February 1996 •  My family has lived in what is now the United States … read more

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Everything Old Seems New Again…Or Is It? Recognizing Aversive Racism

Feb 20, 1996

• by Bradley Scott, M.A. • IDRA Newsletter • February 1996 •  It was in an October 1991 issue of Ebony magazine … read more

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Affirmative Action: Not a Thing of the Past

Feb 20, 1996

• by Linda Cantu, M.A. • IDRA Newsletter • February 1996 •  Affirmative action is linked intricately to discrimination in the United … read more

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