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Twenty-one years ago, in a modest apartment in Dallas, realizing a million hopes and dreams, El Hispano News was born. At the time, the Hispanic population was a little more than half a million and the city had only one Spanish language newspaper. El Hispano News represented a necessary alternative and pioneered the way for […]

Parent Programs

JO Davis Parent Program

Parents Step Ahead partners with local school districts, corporations and community organizations to offer school-based seminar programs for parents throughout the year. Educators, motivational speakers, community volunteers and experts present seminars on parenting and school involvement, computer and digital literacy, underage drinking, internet safety, health, finance and other topics. Each school-based program includes a free […]

2014 “Parent of the Year”


  You are cordially invited as a guest to attend our 9th annual gala on Friday December 5th 2014 at the Wyndham Dallas Love Field Hotel. The reception begins at 6:00 p.m. The gala dinner will follow from 7-10:30 p.m. During the gala, Parents Step Ahead will honor “Parents of the Year”. Since 2006, Parents Step […]

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Press Release

  • Southwest Airlines Supports PSA Teacher Ambassadors

    Recognizing Teachers and School Administrators for Engaging Parents and Families   October 10, 2014 Washington, D.C. – Parents Step Ahead (PSA) members along with six teachers and school administrators serving as Teacher Ambassadors from Dallas and San Antonio schools in Texas travelled to Washington, D.C. from September 9-13 for its 4th annual leadership development experience. […]

  • Parents Step Ahead & Community Partners Attend Children’s Learning Center Opening

    Dallas, Texas, September 25, 2014 – Last week was the opening of the Library and Children’s learning center which began with the signing of a letter of intent between the Mexican Consulate General in Dallas and the University of North Texas (UNT). The agreement established a ventanilla de educación (education window) at the consulate; which […]

  • ETS Supports Trenton Schools’ Parent and Family Conference

    More than 800 parents and family members of Trenton public school students attended a recent conference, sponsored in part by ETS that sought to encourage and empower family involvement in their children’s education. The “Transforming Our Schools Together Parent and Family Conference” brought together school district officials, parent groups, civic organizations, community groups, faith-based organizations […]

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    Parents Step Ahead congratulates the 8th Annual “Parent of the Year” Award Recipients

    KaSandra Bradley DALLAS, TX (Jan. 15, 2014) – Parents Step Ahead is proud to recognize the 2013 Parents of the Year. The ceremony and dinner will take place Friday, Jan. 17, 2014, at the Wyndham Hotel Dallas Love Field, 3300 W. Mockingbird Lane beginning at 6 p.m. The annual award ceremony is the yearly fundraiser […]

  • Parents Step Ahead thanks its 8th Annual Parent of the Year Award Ceremony Sponsors

    DALLAS, TX (Jan. 14, 2014) – Atmos Energy Corporation is the title sponsor of the Parents Step Ahead’s 8th Annual “Parent of the Year” Award Ceremony Gala scheduled for Friday, Jan. 17, 2014, at the Wyndham Hotel Dallas Love Field, 3300 W. Mockingbird Lane beginning at 6 p.m., Atmos Energy along with 15 additional event […]

  • 8th Annual Parent of the Year Award Ceremony Rescheduled

    What:                                  8th Annual “Parent of the Year” Awards Ceremony will include a silent auction, dinner and awards. Who:                                    Six parent honorees – from Birdville, Dallas, DeSoto, Garland and Richardson Independent School Districts will be recognized during the event. The honorees are: Hernando Bautista KaSandra Bradley Gail Cook Zoila Hernandez Bernice & Richard Robledo Keynote Speaker […]

  • Sam Nix: Award Ceremony Keynote Speaker

    Sam Nix will be the keynote speaker of the 8th Annual Parents Step Ahead, “Parent of the Year,” Awards Ceremony scheduled for Friday, January 17, 2014. The ceremony will take place at 6 p.m. at the Wyndham Dallas Love Field, 3300 W. Mockingbird Lane, Dallas, TX 75235. Nix began his career in education as a […]


    By Nannyclassifieds.com   Even though you may not think your child idolizes you, the reality is that she is watching your every move and mimicking your actions. From toddlers to teens, children look to their    parents for guidance, as examples and more importantly, as role models. “Children learn by observing and one of the […]

  • Parents Step Ahead announces 2013 Parent of the Year Gala Co-Chairs

    More than 300 guest, community and business leaders will attend the gala supporting parental involvement in district schools DALLAS – Nov. 4, 2013 – Parents Step Ahead is pleased to announce that Olga Lopez, district manager of Wells Fargo in Dallas and Betty Uribe, Ed. D., executive vice president of California Bank & Trust will […]

  • How to help your kid be a great team player

    By: Summernanny.com Team sports start pretty early these days, with kids as young as four and five enrolling in soccer and tee ball leagues. For most kids, that’s just the beginning. They’ll go on to participate in team sports throughout their school years and sometimes into their college ones. Besides sports, being part of a […]

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