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San Antonio Express-News
Board in South San immune to progresspaint a true picture. The reality of the situation can be found in the last li
Board in South San immune to progress
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
paint a true picture. The reality of the situation can be found in the last line of the conservator’s June report to the Texas Education Agency. “The conservator remains highly concerned about the district,” she states. In her seven-page... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Election pivotal for South Sanworking to fix problems, the board keeps spending time and money challenging th
Election pivotal for South San
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
working to fix problems, the board keeps spending time and money challenging the conservator’s role. The next step for the Texas Education Agency would be to remove the sitting board and appoint a board of managers. That drastic step can be headed... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
CCAFT issues statement on MAS textbookand activists with the Responsible Ethnic Studies Textbook Coalition met Monday
CCAFT issues statement on MAS textbook
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 2 days ago
and activists with the Responsible Ethnic Studies Textbook Coalition met Monday in front of the Austin-based Texas Education Agency office to oppose the textbook, which is under review by the state for use during the 2017-18 school... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
How the percentage of low income students affects SAT scores in San Antonio school districtsof economically disadvantaged kids in a San Antonio school district increases,
How the percentage of low income students affects SAT scores in San Antonio school districts
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
of economically disadvantaged kids in a San Antonio school district increases, the average SAT score drops, according to Texas Education Agency data for 2012-13. This correlation is present in the state agency's numbers for the last three years... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
The 30 schools with the worst SAT averages in San Antonioseven had some of the worst SAT scores for the class of 2014 in the San Antonio
The 30 schools with the worst SAT averages in San Antonio
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
seven had some of the worst SAT scores for the class of 2014 in the San Antonio area. According to data provided by the Texas Education Agency, the school with the lowest score within SAISD was Houston High School with a combined score of 1085 -... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Early college campus' lack of extracurricular is a dealbreaker for some BISD studentsto the program, there are still about 50 open spots. Beaumont, Port Arthur and
Early college campus' lack of extracurricular is a dealbreaker for some BISD students
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
to the program, there are still about 50 open spots. Beaumont, Port Arthur and Silsbee ISD all received approval from the Texas Education Agency this past spring to begin the programs. PAISD and SISD have already filled their freshman classes with... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Hearne ISD board terminates superintendent, replacement talks plansJohnson served as the superintendent for several districts including La Marque
Hearne ISD board terminates superintendent, replacement talks plans
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 3 days ago
Johnson served as the superintendent for several districts including La Marque ISD and North Forest. He also worked for the Texas Education Agency. Johnson wasn't able to do an on-camera interview with us Wednesday but we did sit down with him and... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Hearne ISD board terminates superintendent, replacement talks plansJohnson served as the superintendent for several districts including La Marque
Hearne ISD board terminates superintendent, replacement talks plans
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 3 days ago
Johnson served as the superintendent for several districts including La Marque ISD and North Forest. He also worked for the Texas Education Agency. Johnson wasn't able to do an on-camera interview with us Wednesday but we did sit down with him and... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Hearne ISD board terminates superintendent, replacement talks plansJohnson served as the superintendent for several districts including La Marque
Hearne ISD board terminates superintendent, replacement talks plans
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 3 days ago
Johnson served as the superintendent for several districts including La Marque ISD and North Forest. He also worked for the Texas Education Agency. Johnson wasn't able to do an on-camera interview with us Wednesday but we did sit down with him and... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Hearne ISD board terminates superintendent, replacement talks plansJohnson served as the superintendent for several districts including La Marque
Hearne ISD board terminates superintendent, replacement talks plans
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 3 days ago
Johnson served as the superintendent for several districts including La Marque ISD and North Forest. He also worked for the Texas Education Agency. Johnson wasn't able to do an on-camera interview with us Wednesday but we did sit down with him and... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Hearne ISD board terminates superintendent, replacement talks plansJohnson served as the superintendent for several districts including La Marque
Hearne ISD board terminates superintendent, replacement talks plans
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 3 days ago
Johnson served as the superintendent for several districts including La Marque ISD and North Forest. He also worked for the Texas Education Agency. Johnson wasn't able to do an on-camera interview with us Wednesday but we did sit down with him and... Read more
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First Coast News
Hearne ISD board terminates superintendent, replacement talks plansJohnson served as the superintendent for several districts including La Marque
Hearne ISD board terminates superintendent, replacement talks plans
First Coast News / Posted 3 days ago
Johnson served as the superintendent for several districts including La Marque ISD and North Forest. He also worked for the Texas Education Agency. Johnson wasn't able to do an on-camera interview with us Wednesday but we did sit down with him and... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Hearne ISD board terminates superintendent, replacement talks plansJohnson served as the superintendent for several districts including La Marque
Hearne ISD board terminates superintendent, replacement talks plans
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 3 days ago
Johnson served as the superintendent for several districts including La Marque ISD and North Forest. He also worked for the Texas Education Agency. Johnson wasn't able to do an on-camera interview with us Wednesday but we did sit down with him and... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Hearne ISD board terminates superintendent, replacement talks plansJohnson served as the superintendent for several districts including La Marque
Hearne ISD board terminates superintendent, replacement talks plans
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 3 days ago
Johnson served as the superintendent for several districts including La Marque ISD and North Forest. He also worked for the Texas Education Agency. Johnson wasn't able to do an on-camera interview with us Wednesday but we did sit down with him and... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Hearne ISD board terminates superintendent, replacement talks plansJohnson served as the superintendent for several districts including La Marque
Hearne ISD board terminates superintendent, replacement talks plans
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 3 days ago
Johnson served as the superintendent for several districts including La Marque ISD and North Forest. He also worked for the Texas Education Agency. Johnson wasn't able to do an on-camera interview with us Wednesday but we did sit down with him and... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Hearne ISD board terminates superintendent, replacement talks plansJohnson served as the superintendent for several districts including La Marque
Hearne ISD board terminates superintendent, replacement talks plans
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 3 days ago
Johnson served as the superintendent for several districts including La Marque ISD and North Forest. He also worked for the Texas Education Agency. Johnson wasn't able to do an on-camera interview with us Wednesday but we did sit down with him and... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Hearne ISD board terminates superintendent, replacement talks plansJohnson served as the superintendent for several districts including La Marque
Hearne ISD board terminates superintendent, replacement talks plans
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 3 days ago
Johnson served as the superintendent for several districts including La Marque ISD and North Forest. He also worked for the Texas Education Agency. Johnson wasn't able to do an on-camera interview with us Wednesday but we did sit down with him and... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Hearne ISD board terminates superintendent, replacement talks plansJohnson served as the superintendent for several districts including La Marque
Hearne ISD board terminates superintendent, replacement talks plans
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 3 days ago
Johnson served as the superintendent for several districts including La Marque ISD and North Forest. He also worked for the Texas Education Agency. Johnson wasn't able to do an on-camera interview with us Wednesday but we did sit down with him and... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Hearne ISD board terminates superintendent, replacement talks plansJohnson served as the superintendent for several districts including La Marque
Hearne ISD board terminates superintendent, replacement talks plans
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 3 days ago
Johnson served as the superintendent for several districts including La Marque ISD and North Forest. He also worked for the Texas Education Agency. Johnson wasn't able to do an on-camera interview with us Wednesday but we did sit down with him and... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Hearne ISD board terminates superintendent, replacement talks plansJohnson served as the superintendent for several districts including La Marque
Hearne ISD board terminates superintendent, replacement talks plans
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 3 days ago
Johnson served as the superintendent for several districts including La Marque ISD and North Forest. He also worked for the Texas Education Agency. Johnson wasn't able to do an on-camera interview with us Wednesday but we did sit down with him and... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Hearne ISD board terminates superintendent, replacement talks plansJohnson served as the superintendent for several districts including La Marque
Hearne ISD board terminates superintendent, replacement talks plans
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 3 days ago
Johnson served as the superintendent for several districts including La Marque ISD and North Forest. He also worked for the Texas Education Agency. Johnson wasn't able to do an on-camera interview with us Wednesday but we did sit down with him and... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Hearne ISD board terminates superintendent, replacement talks plansJohnson served as the superintendent for several districts including La Marque
Hearne ISD board terminates superintendent, replacement talks plans
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 3 days ago
Johnson served as the superintendent for several districts including La Marque ISD and North Forest. He also worked for the Texas Education Agency. Johnson wasn't able to do an on-camera interview with us Wednesday but we did sit down with him and... Read more
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11 News Houston
Hearne ISD board terminates superintendent, replacement talks plansJohnson served as the superintendent for several districts including La Marque
Hearne ISD board terminates superintendent, replacement talks plans
11 News Houston / Posted 3 days ago
Johnson served as the superintendent for several districts including La Marque ISD and North Forest. He also worked for the Texas Education Agency. Johnson wasn't able to do an on-camera interview with us Wednesday but we did sit down with him and... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Rtes Austin ISD, Texas' Series 2016A ULT Rfdg Bonds 'AAA' PSF/'AA+' Und.; Outlook Stablewith the 'aa' assessment given low retiree costs that reflect primary state fun
Fitch Rtes Austin ISD, Texas' Series 2016A ULT Rfdg Bonds 'AAA' PSF/'AA+' Und.; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
with the 'aa' assessment given low retiree costs that reflect primary state funding of this expense. Financial exigency, a Texas Education Agency prerequisite for terminating contracted employees, was proactively declared by the district in fiscal... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
TEA hearing ends, Duran the only former Bowie administrator to present his caseA Texas Education Agency hearing into Three former Bowie High School administra
TEA hearing ends, Duran the only former Bowie administrator to present his case
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 3 days ago
A Texas Education Agency hearing into Three former Bowie High School administrators ended Wednesday afternoon. The visiting administrative law judges ended the proceedings that had been going on since last week at the El Paso County Courthouse after... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Proposed Texas textbook says Mexican-American laborers were 'lazy,' critics sayan attorney with the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, said
Proposed Texas textbook says Mexican-American laborers were 'lazy,' critics say
Houston Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
an attorney with the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, said at a news conference in the lobby of the Texas Education Agency, where the board meets. Moreno and other activists are part of the coalition, which scrutinized the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Proposed Texas textbook says Mexican-American laborers were 'lazy,' critics sayan attorney with the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, said
Proposed Texas textbook says Mexican-American laborers were 'lazy,' critics say
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
an attorney with the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, said at a news conference in the lobby of the Texas Education Agency, where the board meets. Moreno and other activists are part of the coalition, which scrutinized the... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
West Oso ISD board member resigns, asks TEA to investigate boardHer vote would have resulted in a tie with Rodriguez's abstention. Ruiz and Ro
West Oso ISD board member resigns, asks TEA to investigate board
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 3 days ago
Her vote would have resulted in a tie with Rodriguez's abstention. Ruiz and Rodriguez on Friday submitted a letter to the Texas Education Agency asking the agency to initiate an investigation into the board's practices. "In recent months, it has... Read more
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11 News Houston
Teacher stipends pushed South San deficit to $1Mto close to $1 million, according to a report obtained by the KENS 5 I-Team. T
Teacher stipends pushed South San deficit to $1M
11 News Houston / Posted 3 days ago
to close to $1 million, according to a report obtained by the KENS 5 I-Team. The quarterly report, submitted to the Texas Education Agency June 30 by state-appointed conservator Dr. Judy Castleberry, revealed the deficit along with other... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
WFISD bilingual programs lambasted in auditalso score poorly on state-required tests, data shows. According to statistics
WFISD bilingual programs lambasted in audit
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 3 days ago
also score poorly on state-required tests, data shows. According to statistics submitted by the school district to the Texas Education Agency, fewer than 20 percent of English language learners in the Class of 2014 were deemed ready for college... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Teacher stipends pushed south San deficit to $1Mto close to $1 million, according to a report obtained by the KENS 5 I-Team. T
Teacher stipends pushed south San deficit to $1M
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 4 days ago
to close to $1 million, according to a report obtained by the KENS 5 I-Team. The quarterly report, submitted to the Texas Education Agency June 30 by state-appointed conservator Dr. Judy Castleberry, revealed the deficit along with other... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Attorney representing former Bowie administrator plans to file charges against TEA attorneyAn attorney for the Texas Education Agency could be facing assault charges afte
Attorney representing former Bowie administrator plans to file charges against TEA attorney
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 4 days ago
An attorney for the Texas Education Agency could be facing assault charges after an altercation Tuesday morning during a break in the ongoing hearing involving three former Bowie High School administrators. Tony Conners, attorney for former Bowie... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Retired Moody principal to lead West Oso ISDboard) transition into what they are gong to decide to do," Garcia said. "I don
Retired Moody principal to lead West Oso ISD
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 4 days ago
board) transition into what they are gong to decide to do," Garcia said. "I don't know what that is yet." According to the Texas Education Agency, Saenz earns a salary of $169,402 as of October 2015 to lead a district just over 2,000 students... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Attorney alleges TEA lawyer pushed him during break at EPISD hearingAn apparent altercation Tuesday morning might result in assault charges against
Attorney alleges TEA lawyer pushed him during break at EPISD hearing
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 4 days ago
An apparent altercation Tuesday morning might result in assault charges against one of the Texas Education Agency attorneys. Tony Conners, attorney for former Bowie Assistant Principal Juan Manuel Duran asked that sheriff's deputies be called to the... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Historians: Proposed Mexican American History Text Is Riddled With Errorson the subject last year. “Mexican American Heritage” is the only Mexican-Ameri
Historians: Proposed Mexican American History Text Is Riddled With Errors
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 4 days ago
on the subject last year. “Mexican American Heritage” is the only Mexican-American history text being considered by the Texas Education Agency (TEA). Dr. Jose Herrera, a historian at the University of Texas at El Paso, calls the text... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Activists, Scholars Tear Into Mexican-American Studies Text Riddled With Error, OffensesFive stories that have North Texas talking: Professors gathered Monday at the T
Activists, Scholars Tear Into Mexican-American Studies Text Riddled With Error, Offenses
KERA North Texas / Posted 4 days ago
Five stories that have North Texas talking: Professors gathered Monday at the Texas Education Agency to criticize a proposed Mexican-American studies textbook; can you spot the Texas delegate?; Gov. Abbott thinks attacks against police should qualify... Read more
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TribLIVE
Textbook reignites Mexican-American studies flap in TexasCelina Moreno, an attorney with the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educatio
Textbook reignites Mexican-American studies flap in Texas
TribLIVE / Posted 5 days ago
Celina Moreno, an attorney with the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, said in the lobby of the Texas Education Agency, where the board meets. Moreno and other activists are part of the new Responsible Ethnic Studies... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Mexican-American studies text sparks irean attorney with the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, said
Mexican-American studies text sparks ire
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 5 days ago
an attorney with the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, said at a news conference in the lobby of the Texas Education Agency, where the board meets. Moreno and other activists formed the Texas Latino Education Coalition, which... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Scholars and Activists Lambast Proposed Mexican American Studies Textbook - Scholars and Activists Lambast Proposed Mexican American Studies Textbook by Isabelle Taft The Texas Tribune July 18 2016 If the State Board of Education approves a propos...Monday. Activist groups and professors with the Responsible Ethnic Studies Tex
Scholars and Activists Lambast Proposed Mexican American Studies Textbook - Scholars and Activists Lambast Proposed Mexican American Studies Textbook by Isabelle Taft The Texas Tribune July 18 2016 If the State Board of Education approves a propos...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
Monday. Activist groups and professors with the Responsible Ethnic Studies Textbook Coalition gathered Monday at the Texas Education Agency to list their concerns with the book, “Mexican American Heritage,” and call on the board to reject... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Textbook reignites Mexican-American studies flap in Texasan attorney with the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, said
Textbook reignites Mexican-American studies flap in Texas
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 5 days ago
an attorney with the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, said at a news conference in the lobby of the Texas Education Agency, where the board meets. Moreno and other activists are part of the new Responsible Ethnic Studies... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Textbook reignites Mexican-American studies flap in Texasan attorney with the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, said
Textbook reignites Mexican-American studies flap in Texas
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 5 days ago
an attorney with the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, said at a news conference in the lobby of the Texas Education Agency, where the board meets. Moreno and other activists are part of the new Responsible Ethnic Studies... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Textbook reignites Mexican-American studies flap in Texasan attorney with the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, said
Textbook reignites Mexican-American studies flap in Texas
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 5 days ago
an attorney with the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, said at a news conference in the lobby of the Texas Education Agency, where the board meets. Moreno and other activists are part of the new Responsible Ethnic Studies... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Textbook reignites Mexican-American studies flap in Texasan attorney with the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, said
Textbook reignites Mexican-American studies flap in Texas
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
an attorney with the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, said at a news conference in the lobby of the Texas Education Agency, where the board meets. Moreno and other activists are part of the new Responsible Ethnic Studies... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Textbook reignites Mexican-American studies flap in Texasan attorney with the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, said
Textbook reignites Mexican-American studies flap in Texas
KTVN Reno / Posted 5 days ago
an attorney with the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, said at a news conference in the lobby of the Texas Education Agency, where the board meets. Moreno and other activists are part of the new Responsible Ethnic Studies... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Textbook reignites Mexican-American studies flap in Texasan attorney with the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, said
Textbook reignites Mexican-American studies flap in Texas
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 5 days ago
an attorney with the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, said at a news conference in the lobby of the Texas Education Agency, where the board meets. Moreno and other activists are part of the new Responsible Ethnic Studies... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Textbook reignites Mexican-American studies flap in Texasan attorney with the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, said
Textbook reignites Mexican-American studies flap in Texas
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 5 days ago
an attorney with the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, said at a news conference in the lobby of the Texas Education Agency, where the board meets. Moreno and other activists are part of the new Responsible Ethnic Studies... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Textbook reignites Mexican-American studies flap in Texasan attorney with the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, said
Textbook reignites Mexican-American studies flap in Texas
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 5 days ago
an attorney with the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, said at a news conference in the lobby of the Texas Education Agency, where the board meets. Moreno and other activists are part of the new Responsible Ethnic Studies... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Textbook reignites Mexican-American studies flap in Texasan attorney with the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, said
Textbook reignites Mexican-American studies flap in Texas
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 5 days ago
an attorney with the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, said at a news conference in the lobby of the Texas Education Agency, where the board meets. Moreno and other activists are part of the new Responsible Ethnic Studies... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Textbook reignites Mexican-American studies flap in Texasan attorney with the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, said
Textbook reignites Mexican-American studies flap in Texas
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 5 days ago
an attorney with the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, said at a news conference in the lobby of the Texas Education Agency, where the board meets. Moreno and other activists are part of the new Responsible Ethnic Studies... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Textbook reignites Mexican-American studies flap in Texasan attorney with the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, said
Textbook reignites Mexican-American studies flap in Texas
KXXV Waco / Posted 5 days ago
an attorney with the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, said at a news conference in the lobby of the Texas Education Agency, where the board meets. Moreno and other activists are part of the new Responsible Ethnic Studies... Read more
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