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IDRA Newsletter 2011

Jul 07, 2011

Jul 2011

• by Frances M. Guzmán, M.Ed. • IDRA Newsletter • June-July 2011 • Everyone who insists on students’ academic success fully … read more

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Jul 05, 2011

Jul 2011

• IDRA Newsletter • June-July 2011 • “I don’t want to go back to the way things were before. I only … read more

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May 09, 2011

May 2011

• IDRA Newsletter • May 2011 • Editor’s Note: In this “Courageous Connections” feature, IDRA senior education associate, Nilka Avilés, Ed.D., … read more

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May 09, 2011

May 2011

• by Laurie Posner, M.P.A. • IDRA Newsletter • May 2011 • Today’s fifth graders are on a path to graduate from … read more

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May 09, 2011

May 2011

• by Linda Cantú, Ph.D. • IDRA Newsletter • May 2011 • IDRA’s Coca-Cola Valued Youth Program is an internationally-recognized, cross-age tutoring … read more

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Apr 01, 2011

Apr 2011

• by Paula Martin Johnson, M.A. • IDRA Newsletter • April 2011 • Mathematics literacy is essential for any child to be … read more

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Apr 01, 2011

Apr 2011

• by Juanita C. García, Ph.D., and Rosana G. Rodríguez, Ph.D. • IDRA Newsletter • April 2011 • Teachers and parents have … read more

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Apr 01, 2011

Apr 2011

• by Veronica Betancourt, M.A. • IDRA Newsletter • April 2011• When dealing with curriculum, we often do just that – focus … read more

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Apr 01, 2011

Apr 2011

• IDRA Newsletter • April 2011 • Three of 20 regions in Texas have higher high school attrition rates than they … read more

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Mar 14, 2011

Mar 2011

• by Abelardo Villarreal , Ph.D., and Rosana G. Rodríguez, Ph.D. • IDRA Newsletter • March 2011 • Schools belong to their … read more

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Mar 14, 2011

Mar 2011

• IDRA Newsletter • March 2011 • An interview Dr. Daniel P. King, Superintendent of the Pharr-San Juan-Alamo School District Editor’s … read more

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Mar 14, 2011

Mar 2011

• by Nilka Avilés, Ed.D. • IDRA Newsletter • March 2011 • Usually, the more educated its people are, the more advanced … read more

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Mar 14, 2011

Mar 2011

• IDRA Newsletter • March 2011 • Tutor Receives Wingate Presidential Scholarship Kayla Rugg of Cumberland County Schools, North Carolina, has … read more

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Feb 22, 2011

Feb 2011

• by Aurelio M. Montemayor, M.Ed. • IDRA Newsletter • February 2011 • “¿Oye, qué sacates?” “¿Y tú pasates?” [Psst, What d’ju … read more

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Feb 22, 2011

Feb 2011

• by Rosana G. Rodríguez, Ph.D. • IDRA Newsletter • February 2011 • Our public schools can only be vibrant and resilient … read more

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Feb 22, 2011

Feb 2011

• by Rosana G. Rodríguez, Ph.D. • IDRA Newsletter • February 2011 • Editor’s Note: Like others, IDRA is deeply saddened by … read more

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Feb 22, 2011

Feb 2011

• A statement by Dr. María “Cuca” Robledo Montecel • IDRA Newsletter • February 2011 • Education is not a luxury that … read more

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Jan 25, 2011

Jan 2011

 • IDRA Newsletter • January 2011 • Editor’s Note: Here, we present a new feature in the IDRA Newsletter, “Courageous Connections.” … read more

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Jan 25, 2011

Jan 2011

• by Albert Cortez, Ph.D. • IDRA Newsletter • January 2011 • Advanced Placement Results The Texas Education Agency (TEA) recently reported … read more

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Jan 25, 2011

Jan 2011

• by Albert Cortez, Ph.D. • IDRA Newsletter • January 2011 • IDRA has been involved in school finance reform in Texas … read more

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