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Welcome to the Raise Your Hand Texas blog, featuring news about our leadership programs and advocacy efforts, important and timely updates, and opportunities for you to join us in strengthening and improving public education in Texas. Feel free to sort the posts below by checking the category boxes in the left menu, then clicking “Filter.” For more immersive storytelling about public education leaders and issues, check out our Stories section.

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Where Do We Go From Here?

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A Virtual Mirage

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Our Responsibility in Creating an Equitable, Just Future

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Voices on Teaching: Erika Carter

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Voices on Teaching: Clarence Washington

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Voices on Teaching: Christine Lowak

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John Friedman at the 2020 Raise Your Hand Texas Symposium

Voices on Teaching: John Friedman

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A Teacher Inspired by Flat Stanley Provokes Parents to #ThankATeacher this #TeacherAppreciationDay

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John B. King Jr. speaking at the 2020 Symposium

Voices on Teaching: John B. King Jr.

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Robotics Teams Respond to COVID-19 Call

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Q&A: Challenges & Opportunities for New Teachers During COVID-19

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This Can’t Be the New Normal

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Making Miracles Happen Through a Focus on Mental Health in Schools

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Extending Community and Mindfulness to Remote Learning

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10 Questions Teachers Should Ask to Ensure Student Security and Wellness During COVID-19

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#TxEdRising

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Innovating Personal Connections with Students During COVID-19

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In Blended Learning and in the Age of COVID-19, Teachers, not Technology, are the Key to Student Success