US Schools Become Minority MajorityThe US is poised to begin a new era; the overall number of Latino, African-American and Asian students in public schools is expected to surpass the number of non-Hispanic whites.
Hispanics Seem Forgotten In Civil Rights HistoryAn interesting and provocative piece appeared as a Commentary in <em>Education Week</em> by Nicholas Dauphine, a senior in high school in San Antonio, Texas.
Analysis: Latinos In GovernmentThe political power of Latinos in America is growing.
Teachers, Students And Parents Gather To Protest Closing Of 37 Philadelphia SchoolsThe rally was organized by the Philadelphia Coalition Advocating for Public Schools and Juntos, a non-profit that works for equal rights for the Latino immigrant community.
Nominations Being Taken For October's Hispanic Choice AwardsThe Hispanic Choice Awards will return for the 9th year this October, but anyone wishing to submit a nomination can do so now through June 30th.
Hispanic Choice AwardsThe Hispanic Choice Awards will be held Oct. 16, 2012.
Positively Philadelphia: 'Congreso,' Serving the Local Latino Community"We are a multi-service organization. We focus on four core areas: education, employment, health, and social services," says Congreso president and CEO Cynthia Figueroa.
A Public University Reaches Out To Hispanics Armstrong Atlantic State University has been catering to young Latino adults many of whom are now outperforming their non-hispanic classmates.
Study: Latino Population Not Getting The Same Chances For College SuccessThe problem runs from a young age (Hispanic children are less likely to be enrolled in pre-school) to adulthood (Latinos have less than half the percentage of post-secondary degrees as the overall population), according to this new study by the College Board.
Civil Rights And Hispanic Leaders In Philadelphia Call For Fair RedistrictingLeaders of the Philadelphia's Latino community came before City Council on Tuesday, urging the lawmakers to create a primarily Hispanic district when the city's map of Council districts gets redrawn.
Philadelphia Latinos Plan Anti-Gerrymander Redistricting FightA coalition of Latino leaders in Philadelphia say it's time to change the current redistricting process that is diluting the city's Latino vote.