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Keeping the Dream Alive: Resource Guide for Undocumented Students
This handbook is designed for school counselors, student advocates, and secondary students, in particular those who are undocumented. Although the legislative information provided varies by state, the generic academic, ...
Latino Early Literacy Development: Strategies for Lifelong Learning and Success
This collection of papers is a call to engage parents, early childhood educators, and community advocates in dialogue that affirmatively builds on a national movement for promoting early literacy—reading and language ...
State of Hispanic America 2004: Latino Perspectives on the American Agenda
This report outlines specific priorities that together help to inform policymakers, public officials, candidates, and the public about what matters to the Latino community and why. The discussion focuses on the following ...
Building Sound Community Linkages: A Key to Serving Latino Youth
This report provides a blueprint for increasing the effectiveness of serving Latino youth in Job Corps centers by developing partnerships with Latino-serving organizations, particularly community-based organizations. It ...
U.S. Latino Children: Status Report
This paper offers a \snapshot\ of status and trend data of several issues affecting U.S. Latino youth and a review of why this matters to the nation; it also points to some initiatives that can make a difference.
Strengthening Latino Families: Best Practices from the 2004 NCLR Family Strengthening Award Winners
Summary of best practices of award-winning NCLR Affiliate programs that strengthen the Latino family.
A Homecoming Journey: The Reenrollment Experience of Latino High School Dropouts
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 ...
Latino Family Engagement in After-School Programs
Recognizing the opportutnies that after-school programs hold for disadvantaged students, NCLR conducted a national study to examine the landscape of after-school programming for Latino students.
Educating English Language Learners: Implementing Instructional Practices
This publication is part of a series developed to inform and assist charter schools serving English language learners. This guide is based, in part, on presentations and workshops designed to answer technical assistance ...
Buenos Principios: Latino Children in the Earliest Years of Life
This report by the National Council of La Raza concludes that investing in high-quality, comprehensive early childhood education programs could help narrow the growing school readiness gap between Latino and other children. ...