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IDRA Newsletter 1997

Private School Vouchers Debated (statement)

Aug 07, 2007

• IDRA Newsletter • August 1997 Private School Vouchers Debated August 1, 1997 Extremely concerned about proposals by some legislators to … read more

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Critical Elements of High Performing Campuses

Nov 30, 1999

Certain elements are critical to assuring that high poverty schools become high performing schools. Activities alone will not notably improve … read more

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High Performing School: Factors For success

Nov 30, 1999

Factor Examples Cited by Research and Experience Create and nurture a familial environment Students were given respect. Counselors, nurses, social … read more

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IDRA Newsletter 1997 Index

Dec 31, 1997

November- December 1997 IDRA Newsletter Articles Alternative Education Programs: Resolution or Exclusion?, by Albert Cortez, Ph.D. Essential Ingredients for Creating … read more

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Dr. Robledo Montecel Honored

Dec 03, 1997

• IDRA Newsletter • November- December 1997 Dr. Robledo Montecel Honored by “Hispanic Business” Magazine and “La Prensa” Newspaper María Cuca … read more

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Texas Safe and Drug-Free Schools and Communities 1996-97 Recognition Program

Dec 02, 1997

• by Dorothy L. Knight • IDRA Newsletter • November- December 1997 In the absence of a national recognition program for the “Safe … read more

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“I Am What I Am” Resolving Conflict Peacefully

Nov 05, 1997

• by Juanita García, MA • IDRA Newsletter • November- December 1997 We live in a society that has been accustomed to high … read more

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Look Who’s Listening: Communication Between Parents and Teenagers

Nov 04, 1997

• by Aurelio M. Montemayor, M.Ed. • IDRA Newsletter • November- December 1997 Sandra A. Powers and Eddie Martinez have started something dynamic … read more

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Are We Creating Safe and Drug-Free Schools?

Nov 03, 1997

• by Anita Revilla, MA, and Christie L. Goodman, APR • IDRA Newsletter • November- December 1997 It seems obvious that a school … read more

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Essential Ingredients for Creating Safe, Orderly, Drug-Free Schools

Nov 02, 1997

• IDRA Newsletter • November- December 1997 Placing school safety high on the educational agenda. Such a priority involves making a … read more

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Alternative Education Programs: Resolution or Exclusion?

Nov 01, 1997

• by Albert Cortez, Ph.D.• IDRA Newsletter • November- December 1997 The Texas Legislature in 1995 adopted a new state policy requiring … read more

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Perspectives on “Leadership”

Oct 06, 1997

• by Josie Danini Supik, Ph.D. • IDRA Newsletter • October 1997 It is 1957 in Laredo, Texas, the “Gateway to Mexico.” Every … read more

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Facilities Renovation and Construction Opportunities and Challenges

Oct 05, 1997

• by Albert Cortez, Ph.D.  • IDRA Newsletter • October 1997 In June of this year, IDRA convened a superintendents summit bringing together … read more

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Everything I Need to Know About Leadership Development I Learned In San Felipe

Oct 04, 1997

• by Blandina “Bambi” Cárdenas, Ph.D.  • IDRA Newsletter • October 1997 On most measures, I consider myself a woman of great good … read more

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Texas Dropout Alert: Where are the 147,000 Students Lost From the Freshman Class of 1993-94?

Oct 03, 1997

• by Roy Johnson, M.A. • IDRA Newsletter • October 1997 The 10th annual attrition study conducted by the Intercultural Development Research Association … read more

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IDRA Technical Assistance Available on Using Technology Effectively on Your Campus

Oct 02, 1997

• IDRA Newsletter • October 1997 So, you understand the need for your school to have access to technology. And you … read more

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Coca-Cola Valued Youth Program: “Because All Children Are Valuable”

Oct 01, 1997

• by Linda Cantu, MA  • IDRA Newsletter • October 1997 In 1984, the Intercultural Development Research Association (IDRA) began the Coca-Cola Valued … read more

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Parents Speak Out: Quality Education for All Children

Sep 07, 1997

• by Anna Alicia Romero • IDRA Newsletter • September 1997 Editor’s Note: A dream becomes reality: Families from diverse backgrounds work together … read more

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The Nurturing of Parent Leadership

Sep 06, 1997

• by Aurelio M. Montemayor, M.Ed.  • IDRA Newsletter • September 1997 For many years, IDRA has operated a model of parent … read more

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What It Means to be Una Persona Educada

Sep 05, 1997

• by Carmen Prieto, Cortez, Ph.D. • IDRA Newsletter • September 1997 Editor’s Note: This issue of the IDRA Newsletter, focusing on parent, … read more

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