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TALAS E-newsletter – October 15

Texas Gets an ‘F’ on Teaching Kids About Climate Change — Texas is failing at teaching the next generation about climate change, according to a new…

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TALAS E-newsletter – October 8

In ‘Siempre, Luis’ a look at Lin-Manuel Miranda’s biggest inspiration—his father — When Luis Miranda arrived in New York City from Puerto Rico in the 1970s…

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TALAS E-newsletter – October 1

San Angelo ISD creates bilingual education program — This year, San Angelo ISD introduced a new bilingual program to two campuses, Bradford…

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Elementary schoolers at Bryan ISD performing baile folklórico
TALAS E-newsletter – September 24

Ballet folklórico dance group of Bryan ISD showcase their Mexican culture — Baile Folklórico, a form of dance originated during the indigenous times in…

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Collage featuring six prominent Latina actresses
TALAS E-newsletter – September 17

All-Women Panel Discusses the Erasure of Latinos in Hollywood During Academy-Sponsored Series — On Tuesday, the Academy of…

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Colómbian music icon Totó la Momposina
TALAS E-newsletter – September 10

Meet Totó la Momposina: A Colombian Music Icon — Totó la Momposina, one of the best-known matriarchs of Colombian music, has…

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TALAS E-newsletter – September 3

Survey: Two-Thirds Of Harris County Latino Students Fear The Deportation Of Someone They Know — Two-thirds of surveyed Harris County students…

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TALAS E-newsletter – August 27

No school for many students in remote areas of Guerrero — More than 2,000 indigenous Nahua children from some 18 primary schools…

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TALAS E-newsletter – August 20

‘We Wanted To Make Sure It Was Easy’: Dallas ISD Distributes Devices Without A Hitch On Day 1 — Day one of Dallas ISD’s massive technology…

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Mark Ramirez, the New Deputy Chief in Dallas ISD
TALAS E-newsletter – August 13

New Deputy Chief in Dallas ISD — Mark Ramirez has been named deputy chief of School Leadership and will oversee School Leadership…

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A photograph of Ricardo López, President of TALAS.
TALAS E-newsletter – August 6

TALAS represented in Education Stakeholder Task Force — Late last week, TALAS President Rick Lopez and Executive Director Stan Paz…

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Northside ISD Superintendent Brian Woods pictured speaking at a meeting. News caption: Northside Independent School District Superintendent Brian Woods says he's considering legal action over the state education agency's latest change in guidelines for reopening schools. Credit: Bonnie Arbittier / Rivard Report
TALAS E-newsletter – July 30

San Antonio School Districts Weigh Legal Action Over State’s Latest Reopening Rules — For weeks, Texas school districts have been…

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Dallas ISD’s Chief of School Leadership Stephanie Elizalde is named Austin superintendent
TALAS E-newsletter – July 23

Dallas ISD’s Chief of School Leadership Stephanie Elizalde is named Austin superintendent — Dallas ISD will soon be looking…

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A photograph of Roland Hernandez, Board Member of TALAS.
TALAS E-newsletter – July 16

Corpus Christi ISD’s Roland Hernandez named regional Superintendent of the Year — Corpus Christi ISD Superintendent Roland…

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TALAS E-newsletter – July 9

‘Year-round’ school in Garland begins next year. Other Texas districts should follow its lead — With so much still undecided about the…

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