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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 ...
Separate & Unequal: How Higher Education Reinforces the Intergenerational Reproduction of White Racial Privilege
(Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce, 2013-07-01)
The American postsecondary system is a dual system of racially separate and unequal institutions despite the growing access of minorities to the postsecondary system. Affluent white students as well as prestige seeking ...
What’s It Worth?
(Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce, 2015)
What’s It Worth? This report details the relationships between major, gender, race/ethnicity, and annual earnings of Hispanic students.
How The Ways College Authorities Talk About Diversity Can Undercut Efforts To Fight Racial Inequality
(Scholars Strategy Network, 2016-07-01)
Although the benefits of a diverse learning environment are clear, affirmative action overall was originally intended to further multiple goals: to promote greater access for African Americans into elite, predominantly ...
Winning the Future Improving Education for the Latino Community
(U.S. Department of Education; The White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics, 2011-09-01)
In January 2011 State of the Union, President Obama made it clear that the most important contest this country faces today is not between Democrats and Republicans but with competitors round the world for the jobs and ...
What Works for Latino Students in Higher Education 2014
(Excelencia in Education, 2014-09-30)
This compendium contains a one-page program summary of the four Examples of Excelencia, the fifteen finalist programs, and the ten honorable mention programs making a positive difference in the educational achievement of ...
Big Gaps, Small Gaps: Some Colleges And Universities Do Better Than Others in Graduating Hispanic Students
(The Education Trust-Midwest, 2010-08-09)
To improve degree attainment among Hispanic students, colleges and universities simply must enroll more of them. But it’s just as important that these institutions also boost their graduation rates and close graduation-rate ...
An Examination of Existing and Emerging Hispanic-Serving Institutions’ Latino Initiatives and Culture
(Penn, Graduate School of Education, 2015)
Despite the fact that Latinos comprise the largest minority group in the United States and one of the nation’s fastest-growing populations, they tend to cluster in relatively isolated pockets within certain states, counties, ...
State of Higher Education for Latinx in California
(The Campaign for College Opportunity, 2018-11-01)
This report analyzes the state of Latinx in California education. Specifically, this report reviews preparation, enrollment, and success in college for Latinx Californians. It also recommends actions that our policymakers ...
College Counseling for Latino and Underrepresented Students
(National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC); American School Counselor Association (ASCA), 2015)
The Hispanic population represents a significant portion of American society. With regard to postsecondary enrollment, this ethnic group will experience the largest growth among all racial and ethnic groups and grow by 27% ...