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The Changing U.S. Workforce: The Growing Hispanic Demographic and the Workplace
(Society for Human Resource Management; Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute, 2016-09-01)
This report provides the latest research and high-level insights from experts on the challenges and opportunities presented by the massive influx of Hispanics into the workforce to ensure that this new generation of employees ...
Priced Out: A Closer Look at Postsecondary Affordability for Latinos
(Commission on Educational Excellence for Hispanics, 2012-08-16)
A key barrier to college access and completion for Latinos is financial. Latino families experience the college affordability landscape in dramatically different ways than White and Asian families, whose needs may well be ...
The Economic Value of College Majors
(Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce, 2015)
In this report, the higher education cost and the salary averages of 137 university degrees are analyzed. The most popular and chosen careers are also examined. Likewise, an analysis of the relationship between economic ...
Rocky Mountain Divide: Lifting Latinos and Closing Equity Gaps in Colorado
(Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce, 2018-08-06)
Colorado is one of many states that have been underinvesting in educating the children of their least advantaged residents while using job growth to attract well-educated individuals from other states. These policies are ...
Broken Mirrors: Latino Student Representation at Public State Colleges and Universities
(The Education Trust, 2019-09-11)
When it comes to enrolling and graduating Latinos, and at a time when the population of Latinos in the U.S. is fast increasing, public colleges and universities in most states are flunking. This report details how much ...
The Link between High School Reform and College Access and Success for Low-Income and Minority Youth
(American Youth Policy Forum; Pathways to College Network, 2005)
Although greater numbers of students are enrolling in college today than they were 20 years ago, the rates of college enrollment for African American and Latino students remain considerably lower than those of White and ...
Many Factors at Play in Minority Access to Higher Education
(Cato Institute, 2015-05-29)
The author draws some analysis about barriers to college entrance and completion faced by low-income African American and Hispanic students. He points out that both are similar to those faced by all low-income people: ...
Engaging Latino Communities for Education Closing the Achievement Gap
(National Conference for States Legislatures, 2008)
This report, based on the ENLACE model for student success, examines some of the major research in best practices for Latino students and offers policy ideas for state legislators. Although the model intentionally avoids ...
Latinos in Community Colleges
(Excelencia in Education, 2015)
This report presents data on enrollment and educational attainment of Latinos in Community Colleges.
Inequities in Advanced Coursework
(The Education Trust, 2020-01-09)
Black and Latino students across the country experience inequitable access to advanced coursework opportunities. In this report, the authors look at ways Black and Latino students are locked out of advanced coursework ...