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IDRA Newsletter 2001

Indicators of Success at the School Level – Indicators of Success at the School Level

Nov 30, 2001

• María Robledo Montecel, Ph.D., and Josie Danini Cortez, M.A. • IDRA Newsletter • November- December 2001 • Editor’s Note: Last year, the … read more

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Bullying and Teasing in Elementary School

Nov 02, 2001

• by Aurora Yàñez, M.A. • IDRA Newsletter • November- December 2001 If left unchecked or unaddressed, bullying and teasing during childhood … read more

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IDRA Coca-Cola Valued Youth Program: Tutor’s Success is Praised

Oct 05, 2001

• IDRA Newsletter • October 2001 The Coca-Cola Foundation featured a Coca-Cola Valued Youth Program tutor in it latest annual report, … read more

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Every Student Counts

Oct 05, 2001

• by María Robledo Montecel, Ph.D. • IDRA Newsletter • October 2001 The San Antonio Express-News has helped this community address the issue … read more

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Successful Bilingual Education Programs – Student Assessment and Outcomes

Oct 03, 2001

• by María Robledo Montecel, Ph.D., Josie Danini Cortez, M.A., and Albert Cortez, Ph.D. • IDRA Newsletter • October 2001 Editor’s Note: … read more

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School Accountability Ratings Questioned

Sep 12, 2001

• IDRA Newsletter • September 2001 The Texas Education Agency school accountability ratings released on August 16, 2001, indicated rising scores … read more

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Texas Study Profiles Successful Bilingual Education Programs

Sep 09, 2001

• by Oscar M. Cárdenas • IDRA Newsletter • September 2001 The Texas Education Agency (TEA) has completed a three-year study effort that … read more

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Successful Bilingual Education Programs – 10 Schools Serve as Models

Sep 07, 2001

• by María Robledo Montecel, Ph.D. and Josie Danini Cortez, M.A. • IDRA Newsletter • September 2001 • Editor’s Note: Last year, … read more

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Destined to Get an Equitable System of School Funding

Sep 02, 2001

• by Anna Alicia Romero • IDRA Newsletter • September 2001 This month marks the 51-year anniversary of Dr. José A. Cárdenas’ life … read more

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High Expectations, Substandard Results- The 2001 Texas Legislative Session

Sep 01, 2001

• by María Robledo Montecel, Ph.D., and Albert Cortez, Ph.D. • IDRA Newsletter • September 2001 In the November-December 2000 issue of the … read more

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Successful Bilingual Education Programs – Criteria for Exemplary Practices in Bilingual Education

Aug 25, 2001

• by María Robledo Montecel, Ph.D., and Josie Danini Cortez, M.A • IDRA Newsletter • August 2001 Twenty-five common characteristics contribute to … read more

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Teacher Shortages – Implications for Reform and Achievement for All Students

Aug 03, 2001

• by Albert Cortez, Ph.D. • IDRA Newsletter • August 2001 The supply of elementary and secondary education teachers has grown to an … read more

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Transforming Teachers with FLAIR

Aug 01, 2001

• by Juanita C. García, MA • IDRA Newsletter • August 2001 The Intercultural Development Research Association (IDRA) has developed a process to … read more

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Dr. José Cárdenas Receives Prestigious Child Advocate Award from the Texas Federation of Teachers

Jun 10, 2001

• IDRA Newsletter • June- July 2001 José A. Cárdenas, founder and director emeritus of the Intercultural Development Research Association (IDRA), … read more

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The Best for Our Children

Jun 10, 2001

• by Pam McCollum, Ph.D. • IDRA Newsletter • June- July 2001 “The time has come to consider biliteracy, the new threshold for … read more

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Early Childhood Education

Jun 04, 2001

• by José L. Rodríguez • IDRA Newsletter • June- July 2001 September 2000 marked the 50-year anniversary of Dr. José A. … read more

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Transformative Leadership in Latino Communities: A Critical Element in Successful and Sustainable Educational Change

Jun 01, 2001

• by Rosana G. Rodríguez, Ph.D. and Abelardo Villarreal, Ph.D. • IDRA Newsletter • June- July 2001 We are living in an … read more

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Enriching Your Classroom Through Equitable Technology Integration

May 05, 2001

• by Jack Dieckmann, MA and Abelardo Villarreal, Ph.D. • IDRA Newsletter • May 2001 Technology has the potential to influence the quality … read more

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The Diversity Bookmarks Collection: A Tool for Optimizing Teacher Usage of the Web

May 02, 2001

• by Laura Chris Green, Ph.D. • IDRA Newsletter • May 2001 For bilingual and English as a second language (ESL) teachers, the … read more

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Coca-Cola Valued Youth Program Addressing the Digital Divide

May 01, 2001

• by Linda Cantu, MA • IDRA Newsletter • May 2001 The Coca-Cola Valued Youth Program is an internationally recognized cross-age tutoring program … read more

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