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The Condition of College and Career Readiness 2015: Hispanic Students
(ACT; Excelencia in Education, 2016)
There is historic growth in Latino numbers entering colleges and universities in the United States, and many Latino students are making progress toward college and career readiness. Yet Latino high school students demonstrate ...
What Works for Latino Students in Higher Education 2013
(Excelencia in Education, 2013)
This compendium contains a summary of the three 2013 Examples of Excelencia, the fifteen finalist programs, and the give honorable mention programs making a positive difference in the educational achievement of Latino ...
The Reimagining Aid Design and Delivery (RADD) Consortium for the Reform of Federal Student Aid Grants and Work-Study: Our Agenda for Reform
(Excelencia in Education, 2015)
Over the last three decades, the cost of college has increased nearly four times faster than the median family income. Financial aid has not filled this growing gap, resulting in “unmet financial need.” Many of today’s ...
Pathway Programs: An Approach to Increasing Latino Student Degree Attainment
(Excelencia in Education, 2017-07-01)
Pathway programs align academic and student support services through transitions between educational institutions, which can increase students’ persistence toward degree attainment. This brief explores how pathways serve ...
College Transfer in Texas
(Excelencia in Education, 2017-06-01)
With many Latinos enrolled in community colleges in Texas, understanding the pathways and transfers in the state can guide policy efforts. This factsheet provides a snapshot of student transfer in Texas.
What Works for Latino Students in Higher Education 2015
(Excelencia in Education, 2015-09-22)
This compendium contains a one-page program summary of the four Examples of Excelencia, the finalist programs, and the honorable mention programs making a positive difference in the educational achievement of Latino students ...
Profiles of Selected Programs That Work for Latino Students in Higher Education 2006
(Excelencia in Education, 2006)
The 2006 Examples of Excelencia compendium provides a description of the practices used by two programs (one associate and one baccalaureate level) and the results they achieved. This compendium also includes the same ...
Latino Faculty in Postsecondary Education
(Excelencia in Education, 2017-10-01)
Research suggests that diversity on campus—both student diversity and faculty diversity—benefits all students by providing diverse perspectives and expanding cultural competencies for all students, as well as contributing ...
Black + Brown: Institutions of Higher Education
(Excelencia in Education; United Negro College Fund, 2014-09-01)
Seeing the critical national importance of examining the profile of Hispanic-serving institutions (HSIs) alongside historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs), Excelencia in Education, in partnership with the ...
Factbook: The conditions of Latinos in Education 2015
(Excelencia in Education, 2015-01-01)
This book presents and analyzes data about the current condition of Latino student educational achievement, establishing a baseline from which to measure performance from 2005-2015. It displays the critical issues and ...