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The Asian and Pacific Islander Population in the United States: March 2002
(U.S. Census Bureau, 2012-03-01)
This report presents data on the demographic, social, and economic characteristics of the Asian and Pacific Islander population in the United States, based on the Annual Demographic Supplement to the March 2002 Current ...
A Look at Latino Student Success: Identifying Top- and Bottom-Performing Institutions
(The Education Trust, 2017)
As the Latino population in this nation has increased over the past few decades, there has been a dramatic surge in the numbers of Latino students pursuing postsecondary credentials and degrees on college and university ...
The Condition of College & Career Readiness 2012: Hispanic Students
Using ACT test scores and the ACT College Readiness Benchmarks, The Condition of College & Career Readiness 2012 provides a series of graphics highlighting the college and career readiness of the ACT-tested high school ...
Accelerated Learning and Financial Aid Associated with Positive Academic Outcomes for Hispanic First Generation College
This report compares several college outcomes between Hispanic first generation college students (FGCS) and Hispanic non-FGCS.
Service-Learning and Hispanic Students: What Works in the Field
(Education Commission of the States, 2009)
A concern about poor academic achievement among Hispanic students and the corresponding high dropout rate led the National Center for Learning and Citizenship (NCLC) at the Education Commission of the States (ECS), with ...
What Works for Latino Students in Higher Education 2017
(Excelencia in Education, 2017)
Through Examples of Excelencia, Excelencia in Education recognizes programs that accelerate Latino student success in four categories: the Associate, Baccalaureate, and Graduate levels as well as Community-Based Organizations ...
Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs): 2017-18
(Excelencia in Education, 2019)
In the 1980s, leaders recognized a small set of institutions enrolled a large percentage of Latino students but had low levels of resources to educate these students. The classification of Hispanic Serving Institutions ...
English Proficiency on the Rise Among Latinos
(Pew Research Center, 2015-05-12)
This report examines language use trends since 1980 among the U.S. Hispanic population ages five and older in the fifty states and the District of Columbia, focusing on the languages spoken in Hispanic households and the ...
College Completion Through Latino Lens
(Excelencia in Education, 2018-04-01)
In this report it is analyzed Latino students’ persistence and completion in college, mapped pathways to completion, and identified evidence-based practices that will help institutions and policymakers increase Latino ...
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: ...