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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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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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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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English Plus Information Clearinghouse Resolution on English Plus

Jan 30, 1996

• IDRA Newsletter • January 1996 •  The resolution below was created in 1987 by a diverse group of about … read more

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¿Habla Usted Español? Bilingualism is a Tool for Business

Jan 30, 1996

• by Abel Carmona, B.A. • IDRA Newsletter • January 1996 •  Recently, a friend of mine, who is in retail sales, was … read more

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Speaking Up for Bilingual Education

Jan 30, 1996

• by Dr. Albert Cortez • IDRA Newsletter • January 1996 •  [Dr. Albert Cortez was recently honored by the Texas Association … read more

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English Only: Conversations on the Internet

Jan 30, 1996

• by Aurelio M. Montemayor, M.Ed. • IDRA Newsletter • January 1996 •  Conversation on the Internet about declaring English as the … read more

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Language Legislation before Congress

Jan 30, 1996

• by Charles A. Cavazos • IDRA Newsletter • January 1996 •  The first session of the 104th Congress last year saw … read more

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“English Only” Defined

Jan 30, 1996

• IDRA Newsletter • January 1996 •  The following talking points on the issue of an official language, or English … read more

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English Plus Proponents

Jan 30, 1996

• IDRA Newsletter • January 1996 • The organizations below are among the many who have either signed-on to statements … read more

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IDRA Newsletter 1995 Index

Dec 31, 1995

November- December 1995 IDRA Newsletter Articles “Teachers and Instructional Technology: Wise and Foolish Choices,” by Laura Chris Green, Ph.D. “Accessing … read more

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Teachers and Instructional Technology: Wise or Foolish Choices

Nov 01, 1995

• by Laura Chris Green, Ph.D. • IDRA Newsletter • November-December 1995 In 1911, Thomas Edison, inventor of the magic lantern, predicted that … read more

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Why Bilingual Education is Important to Me

Aug 02, 1995

• IDRA Newsletter • August 1995 Each of these essays was among the top three winners in the 1994 National Association … read more

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Blessed With Bilingual Brains: Is it a Fact or a False Belief?

Aug 01, 1995

• by Frank Gonzales, Ph.D. • IDRA Newsletter • August 1995 The recent Oscar-nominee movie, Nell, with Jodie Foster in the title role, … read more

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Grading LEP Students: Developing Sound Practice

May 01, 1995

• by Adela Solís, Ph.D. • IDRA Newsletter • May 1995 Grading and report cards are the tools by which school districts have … read more

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Parents As First Teachers: Creating An Enriched Home Learning Environment

Apr 01, 1995

• by Abelardo Villarreal, Ph.D. • IDRA Newsletter • April 1995 By the end of the first semester of second grade, Emilio was … read more

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