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Latinos in the struggle for equal education

by James D. Cockcroft

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Published by Franklin Watts in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Hispanic American students -- Education -- Juvenile literature,
    • Educational equalization -- United States -- Juvenile literature,
    • Hispanic Americans -- Education,
    • Education, Bilingual

    • About the Edition

      Describes the struggle of Hispanic Americans to get an equal education, with an emphasis on New York City and the Southwest.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 185-186) and index.

      StatementJames D. Cockcroft.
      SeriesThe Hispanic experience in the Americas
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLC2669 .C63 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination191 p. :
      Number of Pages191
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1277251M
      ISBN 100531112268
      LC Control Number95008934
      OCLC/WorldCa32432369

      The Mexican American Struggle for Equal Educational Opportunity in Mendez nster: Helping to Pave the Way for Brown of Education by Richard R. Valencia - Few people in the United States are aware of the central role that Mexican Americans have played in some of the most important legal struggles regarding school desegregation. The African American Struggle for Equality; The Fight for Women’s Rights; stating that a separate but equal education was a logical impossibility. Even with the same funding and equivalent facilities, a segregated school could not have the same teachers or environment as the equivalent school for another race. violence.

      Latinos Fight for Change As the presence of Latinos in the United States grew, so too did their demand for greater representation and better treat-ment. During the s, Latinos demanded not only equal opportunity, but also a respect for their culture and heritage. An Era of Social Change A In the s, thousands of Mexican people came to. PDF | On Oct 1, , Sonia Nieto and others published Black, White, and Us: The Meaning of Brown v. Board of Education for Latinos | Find, read and cite all the research you need on ResearchGate.

        The slogan of Chicano Liberation in the 70’s and Mexican American Equality in the 80’s and 90’s, still ring true. Today an updated slogan would be Equal Partners In Struggle against the Bush Agenda, against the right wing dominance of the most reactionary sector .   Children from low-income families hear as many as 30 million fewer words by the age of 4 than their higher-income peers. In homes where education is not a priority, high standards need to be set for students from birth where language skills, language exposure, reading expectations, a love of learning, and a connection can be made between academic success and future : Carol J. Carter.


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