Latinos in the United States have fought hard to attain equality, especially in the field of education. This set of books focuses on the fight for equal educational access. The contributors reveal that many Latino children still face decades-old challenges. In addition to such obstacles as cultural conflicts and racism, they also face teachers, curricula, and assessments that are not always respectful to their backgrounds.Historical and legal aspects of immigration policy reflect the changes that shaped the social, political, and economic realities of the ... The essay concludes with research suggestions and a recommended reading list on immigration issues.
|Title||:||The Praeger Handbook of Latino Education in the U.S.|
|Author||:||Lourdes Diaz Soto|
|Publisher||:||Greenwood Publishing Group - 2007|