Guía para inscribirse en las IDEA Public Schools en San Antonio para 2020–2021

IDEA Public Schools es una de las redes de escuelas chárter más visibles y de más rápido crecimiento en el área de San Antonio. El 1 de septiembre de 2019, los campus de IDEA Public Schools comenzaron a aceptar solicitudes… Continue Reading

Guide to Enrolling in IDEA Public Schools in San Antonio for 2020–2021

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IDEA Public Schools is one of the fastest growing and most visible charter school networks in the San Antonio area. On September 1, 2019, IDEA Public Schools campuses began accepting applications for enrollment for the 2020–2021 school year. We have… Continue Reading

[Hall Monitor] My Children and the Children of the Dream

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Note from SA Charter Moms: We are proud to share guest posts from hallmonitor covering San Antonio’s public schools. My journey toward understanding and believing in integrated schools is well-documented. I’ve reported, opined, and emoted publicly. But until now, my personal… Continue Reading

[Hall Monitor] Adventures in Literacy: Why Your Kid’s Teacher Needs Professional Development

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Note from SA Charter Moms: We are proud to share guest posts from hallmonitor covering San Antonio’s public schools. I’m about 30 years late to the phonics wars, but apparently there’s still plenty to discuss. In my last post on literacy… Continue Reading

[Hall Monitor] Meet The Gathering Place, One of San Antonio’s Newest and Busiest Charter Schools

[Hall Monitor] Meet The Gathering Place, One of San Antonio's Newest and Busiest Charter Schools | San Antonio Charter Moms

Note from SA Charter Moms: We are proud to share guest posts from hallmonitor covering San Antonio’s public schools. One of San Antonio’s newest charter schools will hit the ground running this fall with a professional development opportunity in partnership with… Continue Reading

[Hall Monitor] “The children still cannot read”: How I Became Convinced That Curriculum Is an Equity Issue

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Note from SA Charter Moms: We are proud to share guest posts from hallmonitor covering San Antonio’s public schools. At the 2019 Education Writers Association National Conference, Freeman Hrabowski, president of University of Maryland, Baltimore County said that taking down Confederate… Continue Reading

[Hall Monitor] What We Talk About When We Talk About Safety and Discipline

Note from SA Charter Moms: We are proud to share guest posts from hallmonitor covering San Antonio’s public schools. When I first started reporting on school discipline, I thought there was near consensus on the need to move toward restorative practices.… Continue Reading