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Latest issue of the IDRA Newsletter – This month’s focus: College Opportunity

“What is good for the children of the most powerful in our society must be the expectation we set for all students.”  

– Celina Moreno, J.D., IDRA President &CEO

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Articles

School Counselors Express Concerns about College and Career Advising in Texas, by Hector Bojorquez

Five Best Practices that Add Women to the Equation – Preparing K-12 Girls for Mathematics, by Stephanie Garcia, Ph.D., & Kasia Razynska

Characteristics of College-Focused Schools, by Nilka Avilés, Ed.D.

Extras

Top Ten Percent Plan – Research, Infographic, Resources

#IAmTop10Percent –Share your story!

IDRA Names Dr. Cristóbal Rodríguez as the 2019 José A. Cárdenas School Finance Fellow

Aug 10, 2017

Aug 2017

• by Paula Johnson, M.A. • IDRA Newsletter • August 2017 • 21st Century Learning Classrooms designed for 21st century … read more

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Aug 10, 2017

Aug 2017

• by Nilka Avilés, Ed.D., and Kristin Grayson, Ph.D. • IDRA Newsletter • August 2017 • Assessments are a critical … read more

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Aug 10, 2017

Aug 2017

• IDRA Newsletter • August 2017  • This alert is a reminder that public schools, by law, must serve all … read more

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Jun 29, 2017

Jun 2017

Go to the main IDRA Newsletter page November-December 2017 IDRA Newsletter – Principal Leadership “IDRA research and work with schools … read more

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Jun 27, 2017

Jun 2017

• by Mark Barnett • IDRA Newsletter • June-July 2017 • According to the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF), one-third of … read more

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Jun 27, 2017

Jun 2017

IDRA Coca-Cola Valued Youth Program Tutors Share Stories of the Program’s Impact on Their Lives • by IDRA • IDRA … read more

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Jun 27, 2017

Jun 2017

• by Kristin Grayson, Ph.D. • IDRA Newsletter • June-July 2017 • Teachers and administrators may feel overwhelmed by the … read more

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Jun 27, 2017

Jun 2017

• by Karmen Rouland, Ph.D., Susan Shaffer and Phoebe Schlanger • IDRA Newsletter • June-July 2017 • Editor’s Note: The … read more

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May 25, 2017

May 2017

• by Christie L. Goodman, APR • IDRA Newsletter • May 2017 •  We often hear that strong parent involvement makes … read more

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May 25, 2017

May 2017

By David Hinojosa, J.D., IDRA Newsletter, May 2017 As the use of social media and cell phones continues to expand … read more

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May 25, 2017

May 2017

by Aurelio M. Montemayor, M.Ed., IDRA Newsletter, May 2017 With a new grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, IDRA is … read more

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Apr 30, 2017

Apr 2017

In recognition of University of Houston-Downtown President Emeritus Max Castillo’s service on the IDRA board of directors and to higher … read more

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Apr 30, 2017

Apr 2017

by Desiree Carver-Thomas and Kristin Grayson, Ph.D., IDRA Newsletter, April 2017 Schools nationwide are struggling to hire a teacher workforce … read more

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Apr 30, 2017

Apr 2017

by Pamela Higgins Harris, Susan Shaffer & Phoebe Schlanger, IDRA Newsletter, April 2017 Editor’s Note: The IDRA EAC-South provides technical … read more

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Apr 30, 2017

Apr 2017

By David Hinojosa, J.D., and Erica Frankenberg, Ed.D., IDRA Newsletter, April 2017 As many schools across America have re-segregated along … read more

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Mar 28, 2017

Mar 2017

by Mark Barnett  • IDRA Newsletter • March 2017 • Adopting project based learning was a primary goal of Principal … read more

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Mar 28, 2017

Mar 2017

By Aurelio M. Montemayor, M.Ed., Bronce Yahir Márquez, Andrea Guadalupe Guzmán and Litzy Castro • IDRA Newsletter • March 2017 … read more

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Mar 28, 2017

Mar 2017

by Mark Barnett • IDRA Newsletter • March 2017 • Did you know that a vast proportion of the Internet is … read more

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Feb 28, 2017

Feb 2017

• by David Hinojosa, J.D. • IDRA Newsletter • February 2017 • As Texas continues to graduate a more diverse group of students … read more

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Feb 28, 2017

Feb 2017

by DeShawn Preston, Ph.D. Candidate, & Amanda E. Assalone, Ph.D. Editor’s Note: The IDRA EAC-South provides technical assistance and training … read more

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