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  • 2010 KIDS COUNT Data Book 

    The Annie E. Casey Foundation (2010-06-28)
    For 21 years, the Annie E. Casey Foundation has published an annual KIDS COUNT Data Book, compiling the best data available on children and families in our nation and ranking every state on the well-being of its kids. We ...
  • 2013 FY Federal Budget Details Program 

    NCLR (2012-02-26)
    Details of the president's FY 2013 proposed budget.
  • 2015 NCLR Annual Report 

    NCLR (2016-04-21)
    After a promising start, 2015 ended up being a challenging year for the Latino community. Yet despite these obstacles, our Affiliates and advocates achieved some great accomplishments, the least of which includes the passage ...
  • 2016 NCLR Annual Report 

    NCLR (NCLR, 2017-05-05)
    We are at a pivotal moment in our nation’s history and it’s more important now than ever that we remain committed to being the voice of the Latino community. If the last 49 years have taught us anything, it’s that when ...
  • 2017 Latino Priorities, American Values: A Latino Policy Agenda for the 115th Congress 

    UnidosUS; Vargas Poppe, Samantha; Collins, Amelia (NCLR, 2017-07-10)
    This document presents UnidosUS's federal policy priorities for the 115th Congress. It outlines broad reforms that would bolster opportunities for Latinos across a range of areas, including civil rights, economic issues, ...
  • 2017 NCLR Capital Awards: Message from NCLR President and CEO Janet Murguía 

    NCLR; Murguía, Janet (NCLR, 2017-03-29)
    Remarks of NCLR President and CEO Janet Murguía presented at the 2017 NCLR Capital Awards on March 29 in Washington, DC.
  • 2017 UnidosUS Annual Report 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2018-06-07)
    This is our first annual report as UnidosUS. At our Annual Conference in Phoenix last July, we announced that the National Council of La Raza would become UnidosUS. To us, Unidos is more than just a new name. Unidos is a ...
  • 2018 UnidosUS Capital Awards: President's Message 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2018-03-22)
    Remarks of UnidosUS President and CEO Janet Murguía presented at the 2018 UnidosUS Capital Awards on March 22 in Washington, DC.
  • 2019 UnidosUS Annual Report 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2019-06-24)
    Our Legacy, Our Future
  • 2019 UnidosUS Changemakers Summit Participant Guide 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2019-03-25)
    It’s more important than ever to stand up for what’s right, but many of us are speaking out for the first time. Together, we can learn how to turn our voices into action. The UnidosUS Changemakers Summit brings together ...
  • A Homecoming Journey: The Reenrollment Experience of Latino High School Dropouts 

    Ortiz-Licon, Feliz Ed.D (2009-10-21)
    The Latino community is the fastest-growing population in American society.  In fact, 25% of children younger than five are of Latino descent.  Yet despite their numeric significance, Latinos continue to be overrepresented ...
  • A Renewed Head Start: New Opportunities for Latino Children 

    Beltrán, Erika; Goldwasser, Amy (2008-12-09)
    On December 12, 2007, President Bush signed into law the Improving Head Start for School Readiness Act of 2007 (P.L. 110-134). This was the first reauthorization of Head Start in nearly ten years. Given the growing diversity ...
  • A Teacher’s Guide to State English Language Learner Assessment and Accountability 

    NCLR; Annie E. Casey Foundation (2009-10-28)
    Assessing English language learner (ELL) students and including them appropriately in accountability systems is a complex process.  Too little research and too few answers currently guide assessment and accountability ...
  • About UnidosUS 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2018-04-25)
    UnidosUS, formerly the National Council of La Raza (NCLR), is the nation’s largest Latino civil rights and advocacy organization. Through our unique combination of research, advocacy, programs, and a national network of ...
  • Access to Common Standards for All: An Advocacy Tool Kit for Supporting Success 

    Castillo, David; Lukan, Josef (2011-09-07)
    This tool kit is designed to help education reform champions build stronger, more effective strategies to ensure educational success for Latino and ELL students and their families. It contains resources that are designed ...
  • America’s Future: Latino Child Well-Being in Numbers and Trends 

    Foxen, Patricia (2010-04-28)
    America's Future: Latino Child Well-Being in Numbers and Trends was produced by the National Council of La Raza (NCLR) and the Population Reference Bureau (PRB). This data book offers a comprehensive overview of the state ...
  • Arizona Common Core Fact Sheet 

    NCLR (2014-06-24)
    The Common Core State Standards (CCSS) are a state-led effort to establish a single set of clear educational standards for English language arts and mathematics that states can share and voluntarily adopt. These standards ...
  • Arizona Statewide Survey 

    UnidosUS; Helios Education Foundation; Public Opinion Strategies (UnidosUS, 2019-05-01)
    UnidosUS in partnership with the Helios Education Foundation and Public Opinion Strategies recently conducted a statewide survey of Arizona voters asking them about their stance on Arizona's dual-language education measure. ...
  • A Better Approach to Accountability 

    Coalition of Civil Rights; Business and Disabilites Organizations (2015-02-01)
    NCLR joined a coalition of civil rights, business and disabilities organizations to offer a framework for the accountability requirements of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act.
  • The Bilingual Education Act of 1984: Community Involvement in Policy Development 

    NCLR (NCLR, 1984-11-05)
    Perhaps the most significant feature of the Bilingual Education Act of 1984 is the high level of involvement of the Hispanic and other language-minority communities in its development. In a very real sense, the legislation ...