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The Condition of College & Career Readiness 2013: Hispanic Students
(ACT; Excelencia in Education, 2014-05-22)
The report provides a national snapshot of academic performance among Hispanic students in the high school graduating class of 2013 who took the ACT® college readiness assessment. The report makes clear that although many ...
What Works for Latino Students in Higher Education 2011
(Excelencia in Education, 2011)
The compendium provides a summary of the three 2011 Examples of Excelencia selected, as well as sixteen finalist programs making a positive difference in the educational achievement of Latino students in higher education. ...
Latinos in Higher Education & Pell Grants
(Excelencia in Education, 2017-06-01)
Financial aid is critical to the access and success of Latinos in postsecondary education – 50% receive federal Pell grants to help pay for college. This factsheet provides a snapshot of Latinos and federal Pell grants.
Latino College Completion: United States
(Excelencia in Education, 2018)
Latino degree attainment has increased significantly nationally and by state over the last 5 years. However, the United States needs to accelerate Latinos’ degree attainment to close equity gaps. Latinos have lower adult ...
Assessing Opportunities to Implement the Hispanics in Philanthropy (HIP) to College Initiative
(Excelencia in Education, 2013-08-01)
The Hispanics in Philanthropy (HIP) education initiative, HIP to College, is intended to develop local networks of funders to support the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s College Ready Education and Postsecondary Success ...
Examining Life Outcomes Among Graduates of Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs)
(Excelencia in Education; Gallup, 2018-09-01)
Latino graduates of Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs) with inclusive environments, strong support systems, and career services are more likely than the general college-education population to have fulfilling professional, ...
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 2016
(Excelencia in Education, 2016)
The 2016 Examples of Excelencia recognizes selected programs in higher education at the Associate, Baccalaureate, and Graduate levels as well as at Community-Based Organizations (CBOs). The compendium contains a one-page ...
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 ...
Closing the Equity Gap in Educational Attainment for Latinos
(Excelencia in Education, 2018-09-01)
The nation can increase degree attainment for all, but closing the gap between Latinos and other groups requires an intentional and tactical strategy to accelerate Latinos’ attainment. This is not an “us vs. them” approach. ...