Educating Latinos in the United States: The Need for Exposure, Resources, and Cultural Understanding [Presentation]

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Presentation for the 2006 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas discussing educating Latinos in the United States and the need for exposure, resources, and cultural understanding.

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Hardikar, Bethany & Nuñez-Janes, Mariela March 30, 2006.

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Presentation for the 2006 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas discussing educating Latinos in the United States and the need for exposure, resources, and cultural understanding.

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6 p.

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Abstract: This presentation discusses research on education for Latinos in the United States. Comparing national statistics, Latino research studies, and an in-depth interview with one Latina faculty member, several pertinent issues such as funding, adequate resources, and tolerance of Latino identity emerged as crucial elements of a quality education. The informant's unique position as a participant, educator, and active parent within the education system provided a positive, objective analysis. This presentation explores how many Latino disparities could be alleviated through exposure to quality higher education and the associated benefits.

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  • Third Annual University Scholars Day, 2006, Denton, Texas, United States

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Hardikar, Bethany & Nuñez-Janes, Mariela. Educating Latinos in the United States: The Need for Exposure, Resources, and Cultural Understanding [Presentation], presentation, March 30, 2006; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc86937/: accessed October 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Honors College.