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Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on May 05, 2017
The San Antonio Police Chief, the Bexar County Sheriff and District Attorney condemned the bill banning sanctuary policies, and were joined by C.O.P.S./Metro leaders who said they “refuse to give up a culture of hospitality and welcoming the stranger.”
Written by Brooke Cowey on Apr 27, 2017
About 750 people filled St. Henry Catholic Church’s parish hall to hear candidates for San Antonio mayor and city council respond to COPS/Metro questions about immigration, affordable housing, minimum wages and workforce development. At the Accountability Session, candidates were told to answer the following questions:
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Apr 26, 2017
REPLAY video from a webcast of the American Educational Research Association’s Social Justice Initiative workshop on the resources and needs of college-bound undocumented students on April 29 at the University of Texas at San Antonio. The session is to help undocumented students, immigrant advocates and the parents and families understand what services they can expect or ask for as students navigate the pathway to college. Parents and families who cannot attend in person are encouraged to attend the online livestream session or replay it later.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Apr 25, 2017
REPLAY video from the  IDRA webcast of a research symposium on state investment in school facilities on April 28, 2017 at the American Educational Research Association Annual Meeting in San Antonio.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Apr 25, 2017
LIVE NOW: Webcast of the Intercultural Development Research Association (IDRA) Annual La Semana del Niño Bilingual Parent Institute until 2 p.m. on Thursday, April 27, 2017. The annual institute offers families, school district personnel and community groups from across Texas the opportunity to network, obtain resources and information and receive training and bilingual materials on IDRA’s nationally-recognized research-based model for parent leadership in education.