Submitted by Courtney Williams on Mon, 03/19/2012 - 3:12pm
There are profound and positive changes taking place among Latinos in America today. We represent the fastest-growing and largest minority population in the country. Over the past decade the number of Latinos has increased nearly 50 percent in the United States with one in every four children in America being Latino.
Submitted by Courtney Williams on Thu, 11/03/2011 - 1:11pm
Alabama's attorney general is questioning the U.S. Justice Department's legal authority to get enrollment information about all students in many Alabama school districts as part of its federal lawsuit challenging the state's tough new immigration law.
Submitted by Marion Herbert on Sun, 10/23/2011 - 10:33pm
The majority of children of illegal immigrants from Mexico in the Southland fail to graduate from high school, completing an average of two fewer years of schooling than their peers with legal immigrant parents, a new study has found.
Submitted by Courtney Williams on Wed, 10/12/2011 - 2:13pm
On a Saturday morning in August, Philip Cleary stood in a white, fluorescent-lit classroom in Washington Heights, facing a dozen sleepy seventh graders he and others are training to pass an entrance exam for the city’s seven specialized high schools.