Roberta Lynn Rivas served as an educator for 30 years in Texas. Fourteen of those years were with IDEA Public Schools. She gave so much to her work. She still gets notes from parents that see her bright smile and encouragement. Some day I hope to have such an impact on a generation.
IDEA Public Schools, Inc is a not‐for‐profit Texas corporation formed in June 2000 that operates charter schools and does business as Individuals Dedicated to Excellence and Achievement (“IDEA”) Public Schools. The company is headquartered in Weslaco, Texas. In 2015 it served about 19,000 students in 36 schools, about 85% of whom were economically disadvantaged, according to Wikipedia.