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The Latino Education Crisis
Language: en
Pages: 415
Authors: Patricia C. Gandara, Frances Contreras
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher:

Drawing on both extensive demographic data and compelling case studies, this book reveals the depths of the educational crisis looming for Latino students, the nation's largest and most rapidly growing minority group.
The Latino Education Crisis
Language: en
Pages: 11
Authors: Patricia C. Gandara
Categories: Hispanic American students
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher:

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The Praeger Handbook of Latino Education in the U.S.
Language: en
Pages: 605
Authors: Lourdes Diaz Soto
Categories: Hispanic Americans
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

Presents information on the state of education for Latinos in the United States. Aims to provide an overview and a comprehensive understanding of issues. Topics discussed include academic achievement, Americanization, bilingual education, border crossing, higher education, reform and policy, subjects relating to teaching and learning English, and equity. Demographic tables
Tension and Contention in Language Education for Latinxs in the United States
Language: en
Pages: 212
Authors: Glenn A. Martínez, Robert W. Train
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-10-08 - Publisher: Routledge

Applying a critical lens to language education, this book explores the tensions that Latinx students face in relation to their identities, social and institutional settings, and other external factors. Across diverse contexts, these students confront complex debates and contestable affirmations that intersect with their lived experiences and social histories. Martinez
Latina/o Hope
Language: en
Pages: 113
Authors: Lourdes Diaz Soto
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-03-23 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

There are an estimated forty-eight million Latinas/os living in the United States, roughly sixteen percent of the population. Not only are they the largest minority group in the country but also the youngest: one out of five children is Latina/o. The rise in the Latina/o population has caused for panic