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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 ...
The Link between High School Reform and College Access and Success for Low-Income and Minority Youth
(American Youth Policy Forum; Pathways to College Network, 2005)
Although greater numbers of students are enrolling in college today than they were 20 years ago, the rates of college enrollment for African American and Latino students remain considerably lower than those of White and ...
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.
Higher Education: Gaps in Access and Persistence Study
(U.S. Department of Education, 2012-08-01)
Numerous studies have documented persistent gaps between the educational attainment of White males and that of Black, Hispanic, American Indian/Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander males. The NCES report ...
Increasing the Success of Minority Students in Science and Technology
(American Council on Education, 2006-03-01)
For more than three decades, many of America’s colleges and universities have made determined efforts to create racially diverse campuses. Making continued progress on enrolling and graduating underrepresented minority ...
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 ...