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The Condition of College & Career Readiness 2014: Hispanic Students
(ACT; Excelencia in Education, 2015-06-01)
Latinos represent almost one quarter of all public high school students, and projections show a continued increase. They have made progress in measures of college and career readiness, but more needs to be done. The Condition ...
Latino Education and Economic Progress: Running Faster but Still Behind
(Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce, 2017)
Latinos have a long way to go in achieving educational and economic equality. Latinos are improving their high school completion but still lag Blacks and Whites. As a result, Latinos are also last in postsecondary enrollment. ...
A Statistical Picture of Latinos in California 2017 Update
(California Senate Office of Research, 2017-07-01)
This report provides a statistical picture of Latinos in California. The report includes population growth and age distribution, place of birth and citizenship status, income and poverty, and educational attainment and ...
When Affirmative Action is Banned, Minority Applicants to College Have a Harder Time – Even in Neighboring States
(Scholars Strategy Network, 2014-01-01)
The consideration of race as one factor in college admissions was once legally acceptable all over the United States – as codified in the landmark Supreme Court ruling in the 1978 Bakke case. Over the last fifteen years, ...
Latinos, Student Debt, and Financial Security
Over the past 15 years, states have made deep cuts to their funding for higher education, causing tuition to rise rapidly, and household incomes have failed to keep up. As a result, student debt has skyrocketed, quintupling ...
Underrepresentation of Hispanics in Higher Education & the Need to Change
(American Association of Hispanics in Higher Education (AAHHE); Educational Testing Services (ETS), 2016-03-10)
In this report, the author points out the fact that there is a significant number of Latino students who are undocumented. In many states, these students do not have access to college or financial aid. But it is not just ...
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 ...
Los Caminos: Latino/a Youth Forging Pathways in Pursuit of Higher Education
(American Association of Hispanics in Higher Education (AAHHE), 2011)
This paper aimed to address the following broad research questions: What are the experiences that influence Latino students’ pathways into or away from higher education? How are educators responding to the Latinization of ...
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 ...
Why The United States Should Improve Support For Colleges and Universities Serving Hispanic Students
(Scholars Strategy Network, 2015-04-01)
The author draws some insights and analysis around the question why the United States should improve support for colleges and universities serving Hispanic students?