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Across the Lawn Feb. 16, 2022

Raise Your Hand Texas Monthly Update | Wednesday, February 16, 2022 The FOUR Things to Know and ONE Thing to Do Raise Your Hand Texas has a front-row seat to the Capitol. From our vantage...

Natalia Ramback

An Educator’s Journey to Reclaim Her Roots

Natalia Gómez Ramback is the youngest of 10, raised by her grandparents in Papalote, Texas, a small community about 40 minutes north of Corpus Christi. From the time Natalia was four or five, she...

Natalia Ramback

An Educator’s Journey to Reclaim Her Roots

  ADVOCACY An Educator’s Journey to Reclaim Her Roots   January 27, 2022   In the midst of navigating storm Uri, a principal experienced a personal awakening that would change how she shows up...

Vouchers Hurt

Why Does A State Like Texas Reject School Vouchers?

We’re Smarter Than That. If there’s one thing Texans take pride in, it’s their individuality. Their freedom. Their communities. Their tradition for doing things better and in their own way.  And when it comes...

Across the Lawn feature

Across the Lawn Jan. 12, 2022

Raise Your Hand Texas Monthly Update | Wednesday, January 12, 2022 he FOUR Things to Know and ONE Thing to Do Happy New Year!  Check out our four things to know and one thing to do....

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A new year brings new changes to our organization!

    Dear Friends of Raise Your Hand Texas and the Raise Your Hand Texas Foundation, We are excited to share some news about how the Charles Butt family of philanthropic organizations is expanding....

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Reaching Students and Families Through a Shared Culture

VOICES FROM THE FIELD Reaching Students and Families Through a Shared Culture

Happy Hispanic Heritage Month! ¡Feliz mes de la herencia hispana!

To commemorate Hispanic Heritage Month, Raise Your Hand Texas is celebrating and honoring the voices from the Hispanic/Latinx community shared with us and reflected in public schools across Texas. Today, we know that Hispanic/Latinx...

Across the Lawn feature

Across the Lawn Sept. 10, 2021

87th egislative Special Session Weekly Update  |  Friday, September 10, 2021 The FIVE Things to Know and ONE Thing to Do Welcome to Across the Lawn. The second special session of the 87th Texas Legislature adjourned...

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The Show Must Go On

INNOVATIO The Show Must Go On: Persisting in a Pandemic September 3, 2021 Three theatre teachers demonstrate an indomitable and innovative spirit in their approach to engaging and empowering students in COVID times. “Amazing”...

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