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TALAS E-newsletter – October 18

The Texas Story: Climbing Out of a Pandemic, With 15 Years Until the State’s Bicentennial, How Well Are Students Being Prepared for the Workforce? — Texas is…

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TALAS E-newsletter – October 14

Dallas ISD Recruiting New Cohort of Hispanic Male Teachers — As school began this fall, the first Latino participants in the Adjunct Teacher Dallas Residency…

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TALAS E-newsletter – October 12

How George I. Sánchez helped dismantle Texas’ segregated schools for Latinos — Proponents of separation said it was necessary because Mexican Americans…

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TALAS E-newsletter – October 7

Superintendent Hinojosa to receive National Humanitarian Award from the Association of Latino Administrators and Superintendents — The Association of…

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TALAS E-newsletter – October 4

Highlighting Dr. King Davis, Sheldon ISD Superintendent — Dr. King Davis has been with Sheldon ISD since 2016, prior to which he served as Deputy Superintendent…

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TALAS E-newsletter – September 30

UT Austin historian Monica Muñoz Martinez among MacArthur ‘genius grant’ recipients — “This award is so timely for me, personally,” Martinez said, “to remain committed…

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TALAS E-newsletter – September 27

El Paso ISD: Dual-language, full-day pre-k slots now open to non-qualifying families — For parents of 4-year-old children in El Paso County, El Paso ISD now…

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TALAS E-newsletter – September 23

A Latino family paved the way for school desegregation. It’s still ‘unknown’ history. — The case of Mendez v. Westminster is not part of schools’ or most law…

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TALAS E-newsletter – September 20

Donna ISD names Angela Dominguez as superintendent finalist — The Donna Independent School District Board of Trustees voted the first woman as a sole…

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TALAS E-newsletter – September 16

Highlighting David Gonzalez, United ISD Superintendent — David Gonzalez was selected earlier this year to replace celebrated UISD superintendent…

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TALAS E-newsletter – September 13

Los Angeles schools mandate vaccines for students 12 and up — The Los Angeles Unified School District has ordered all students ages 12 and older to be…

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TALAS E-newsletter – September 9

Highlighting Dr. Angelica Ramsey, first female superintendent of Midland ISD — Dr. Angelica Ramsey joined Midland ISD in February of this year. After nearly half a decade as…

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TALAS E-newsletter – September 7

Highlighting Dr. Stephanie Elizalde, first Latina superintendent of Austin ISD — Dr. Stephanie Elizalde, a native Texan and a third-generation public school educator, joined…

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TALAS E-newsletter – September 2

As the Pandemic Continues to Roar Through Texas, Museums Double Down on Connecting Kids to Science — After 18 grueling months of closures and pandemic…

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TALAS E-newsletter – August 30

A belated thank you to the SAISD trustee who found Pedro — In a city that likes to be on a first-name basis with San Antonio’s most admired people, Pedro Martinez…

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