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Raising the Bar: Implementing Common Core State Standards for Latino Student Success
The Common Core State Standards (CCSS) Initiative is a state-led, voluntary effort to establish a single set of clear educational standards for English language arts and mathematics that states can share and voluntarily ...
NCLR Urges Congress to Maintain Annual Testing Policy in ESEA Renewal
In a letter to U.S. Senators Lamar Alexander and Patty Murray, NCLR joined other organizations to oppose ending the current system of annual reading and math assessments under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act.
Next-Generation Latino Agenda: A Guide for Candidates
We advocate for policies that lead Latinos and the nation toward greater equity.
Hispanic Education Coalition Priorities for HR 3221
This letter, sent by the Hispanic Education Coalition, outlines the coalition's priorities for the Student Aid and Fiscal Responsibility Act (H.R. 3221). Specifically, it urges the Senate to maintain funding for Hispanic ...
William F. Goodling Even Start Reauthorization Recommendations
The William F. Goodling Even Start Family Literacy Program is up for reauthorization this year. As advocates for family literacy and school readiness programs, the National Council of La Raza (NCLR), along with several ...
NCLR Preliminary Analysis of the President’s FY2008 Budget Request
The National Council of La Raza s (NCLR) initial analysis of the President s budget shows that it fails to invest in key areas which would provide significant return on investment for Latinos and the nation as a whole.
LSVF: Charter Schools - Request for Proposal
Latino children, youth, and teenagers in particular are not doing as well as their non-Latino peers in public schools, with dropout rates exceeding 40%.
William F. Goodling Even Start Postcard
Letter to President Bush on NCLR Budget FY 2008
Letter to Mr. Presidente Bush
Letter to Congress on ESEA Reauthorization
Letter to U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander and U.S. Senator Patty Murray on the reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA).