UTRGV certified as a Bee Campus USA affiliate

BY MARIA ELENA HERNANDEZThe University of Texas Rio Grande Valley has been certified as an affiliate of the Bee Campus USA program, which encourages...

8 YA books you should soak up in October

BY MARGIE LONGORIA“Marcus Vega Doesn’t Speak Spanish” by Pablo CartayaThis is a story about a boy who does not quite fit in but who...

La Joya ISD educator selected as HESTEC Math Teacher of the Year

BY SPECIAL TO THE MONITORGladys Enriquez, a math teacher at La Joya Independent School District’s Lorenzo de Zavala Middle School, was recently notified that...

Education Spotlight: Roma High School unveils academic banners for former students

BY SPECIAL TO THE MONITORRoma High School alums Alejandro Guzman and Leslie Puente were honored with the unveiling of State Champion UIL Banners in...

Edinburg student wins statewide art contest

BY SPECIAL TO THE MONITOREDINBURG — Keep Texas Beautiful and the Texas Department of Transportation recently selected a student from the Edinburg school district...

Education Spotlight: Hidalgo ISD student club helps community

BY SPECIAL TO THE MONITORA club from Hidalgo ISD’s Ida Diaz Jr. High has been helping the community for several years.The Scribbles Club, along...

Donna ISD alternative program, principal showcased in national segment

BY SPECIAL TO THE MONITORDonna ISD's Disciplinary Alternative Education Program (DAEP) and its successful initiatives were placed in the national spotlight when its campus...

YA novels you need to get your hands on immediately

BY MARGIE LONGORIA

EDUCATION SPOTLIGHT: Edinburg North band performs in China

BY SPECIAL TO THE MONITOREDINBURG — The Edinburg North High School Band recently performed at the 34th Annual Shanghai Spring International Music Festival in...

Jumpstart your summer reading

BY MARGIE LONGORIA