Latino children

[OP-ED]: Our Education, Born from Swamps

 05/15/2017 - 15:27
In lower income neighborhoods, students can struggle without access to proper educational materials, exposure, and parental poverty. 
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The story of education in lower income neighborhoods is an all too familiar one. The struggle to obtain a stable education is a story of overcoming conditions that are less than favorable, much like the swamp plant. What is causing these students, especially Latinos, to fall behind? How can they grow from these meager and impoverished conditions?  

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Monday, May 15, 2017 - 2:30pm
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In lower income neighborhoods, students can struggle without access to proper educational materials, exposure, and parental poverty. 

Latino Children's Coverage Reaches Historic High, But Too Many Remain Uninsured

 12/19/2016 - 05:38
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Latino children with health coverage reached a record high 92.5 percent in 2015, the second year after key provisions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) took effect, according to a report conducted by the National Council of La Raza (NCLR) and Georgetown University.

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Monday, December 19, 2016 - 5:25am
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Honduran immigrants waiting for visas in Los Angeles. The numer of Latino children with health insurance has reached a record number in 2015. EFE/Ivan Mejia

La cobertura de los niños Latinos alcanza un máximo histórico, pero muchos permanecen descubiertos

 12/19/2016 - 15:29
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Latino children with health coverage reached a record high 92.5 percent in 2015, the second year after key provisions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) took effect, according to a report conducted by the National Council of La Raza (NCLR) and Georgetown University.

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Monday, December 19, 2016 - 5:25am
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Inmigrantes hondureños esperando por visas en Los Ángeles. El número de niños latinos con seguro médico ha alcanzado un número record en 2015. EFE/Ivan Mejia